Adam R High

August 17, 2022

Adam Renner High, age 27, of Richwood, died unexpectedly, but peacefully, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at his home. He was a mechanic with Faith Driving School in Hilliard. A 2013 graduate of Elgin High School, Adam was a member of FFA and served as Chapter Vice-President and received the State FFA Sheep Proficiency Award and State FFA Degree. As a member of 4-H and FFA, he showed champions in market lambs, breeding sheep, market pigs and market steers at Richwood Independent and Marion County Fairs. He also participated in dog obedience where he represented Union County at the Ohio State Fair. As a youth, Adam’s other interests included Boys Scouts, soccer, basketball, football and especially loved fishing with his Uncle Dean and Aunt Deloris. He was deeply fond of his animals, especially his dogs, Sadie, Kalleigh and Oreo, and his flock of Dorset sheep started by his grandpa Ken Renner. Above all, he was a loving and devoted family man. His wife, Destiny, was the “love of his life,” and he was passionate in being a dad to Rosabelle and Atalanta. He was born October 20, 1994 in Marion and was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ken and Miriam Renner and Glenn High; an aunt, Pamela High; and an uncle, Ray Temple. He is survived by his wife of three years, Destiny A. Nixon High; his daughters, Rosabelle and Atalanta; his parents, Roger and Holly Renner High; his father-and mother-in-law, Orville and Charlene Hutchison; his paternal grandmother, Kathryn Joan High; his sisters-in-law, Sylena (William) Nixon and Amber (Logan) Johnson; his aunts and uncles, David (Jodi) High, Wanda (David) Berk, Bonnie Temple, Ron (Linda) Renner, Bob (Marjorie) Renner, Sally (Fred) Johnson and Ted (Penny) Renner; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. A memorial service to celebrate Adam’s life will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, August 28, 2022 at the Burnside Family Life Center of Marysville First United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends beginning at 1 p.m. and during food and fellowship following the service. Interment will be held at a later date at Dalton Cemetery in Dalton, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made in Adam’s memory to his daughters’ educational fund. Checks may be made to Destiny High. Envelopes will be available through Underwood Funeral Home who is assisting the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at

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