Elmo Adams 74, of Tavares, passed away on November 8, 2019. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri and moved here in 1970. He was a Christian, an active community theater participant and had previously lived in Mount Dora. Elmo worked his entire career as an Educator for the Lake County Public School System. He taught at many Lake County Schools in including Eustis High School and Triangle Elementary School. He is survived by two sisters; Daphne Dunn of Orlando and Nancy Leys of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and several nieces and nephews.