Adams, whose full title was Alonzo T. Adams II, is greatest recognized for his contributions to the favored Slim Jim jerky. Though Adolph Levis invented Slim Jim in 1928, Adams is credited with creating the extra present Slim Jim components, a spokesperson for Conagra Brands, the producer of the jerky, advised Source.
“Conagra Brands was saddened to learn of the passing of Lon Adams, and we extend our condolences to his family and loved ones. We are grateful for the contributions that Lon made to Slim Jim,” the corporate mentioned in a press release to Source.
He labored for Goodmark Foods for a few years, finally retiring as a principal scientist, his obituary acknowledged.