Herman Adams

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Herman Milo Adams attended Virgin Valley High School, which at that time was located in Bunkerville, and graduated salutatorian in 1945. He also played sports (varsity football, basketball and track), was an FFA member, and involved himself with many other various school and church activities and trips. After graduation, he attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and the University of Nevada – Reno. After spending two years at UNR, he returned to USC for his senior year and graduated in 1949 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, cum laude.  He later enrolled in law school at UCLA and graduated in 1956 with a Bachelor of Law (now a Juris Doctor). Herman practiced law for over 55 years, nearly 50 of which were from the same office at 300 Fremont Street. He died on Oct. 15, 2012. (Bio and photo courtesy Palm Mortuary.)