June 6, 2022
Adam Ellis Esaw, 27 of Sarasota, FL passed away on June 6, 2022. Visitation will be held from 6:00pm-8:00pm on Fri. , Jun. 24, 2022 at Jones Funeral Home. A celebration of life will follow at 3206 Clark Dr, Sarasota, FL 34234. Funeral services will be held 11:00am on Sat. , Jun. 25, 2022 at Happy Gospel Church. Repass/reception will follow at Longwood Recreation Center. Full Military Honors ceremony will be held at 2:00pm on Tues. , Jun. 28, 2022 at Sarasota National Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by Jones Funeral Home. Adam attended Booker High School, graduating with the class of 2013 and enlisted in the US Navy in 2014. He rose to the rank of Culinary Specialist 2 while serving as a submariner at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickman on the USS Mississippi. After completing his Navy Recruiting Duty in Montgomery, Alabama, Adam's last duty station was aboard the USS New Jersey at Naval Station Norfolk. Adam is survived by his wife, Tanesha Esaw; son, Mateo Porter; parents, Vicki Esaw, and Albert Esaw Jr. (Lashaun); grandparents, Albert Esaw Sr. (Mary) and Wilma Esaw; brother, Andre Esaw; sisters, Amaris and Alana; siblings Alaja, Akilah, Antonia, Ashley, and Brent.