The Charleston office of Adams Memorials first opened in 1975 but our family has been in the monument business since 1908. Since then, our business has grown to cover a large area with 14 office locations in Illinois. Currently, we are one of the largest monument dealers in the United States. Many technological advancements have been made over the years, but our mission to provide beautiful and lasting monuments has never changed. We are honored to serve you.



Owners: Carol & Wendell Adams on the left


Adams Memorials has always been innovative in design and personalization.


Wendell's father, Thurmond, and the original shop which opened in 1908.