FILE - This is an Aug. 15, 2009, file photo showing Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams before the start of an NFL preseason football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, fILE)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A memorial service has been set in Houston for Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams, who died Monday at 90.
The Titans said in a news release the service will be at 2 p.m. EDT Monday at Second Baptist Church with visitation from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. EDT Sunday at George H. Lewis and Sons in Houston.
The team said in announcing Adams' death that he "passed away peacefully from natural causes."
Adams, a wealthy oilman, founded the Houston Oilers and moved the team to Tennessee in 1997. The franchise was renamed the Titans.
Adams is also credited with helping found the American Football League.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.