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Willard Wade Adams
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1926
Cloud Chief
Washita County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 2000
Lamar County
Texas, USA

Willard Wade Adams was born on September 9th, 1926 at Cloud Chief, Oklahoma and passed away on September 8th, 2000 in Paris, Texas at the age of 73 years. Willard was a lifelong resident of the Sobol area. He served his country during the World War II in the Army Air Corps. He is a retired rancher, tree farmer, and educator from Ft. Towson and Rattan Schools. He earned his pilot's license at a young age and has continued an interest in aviation throughout his life. His church affiliation was with the Faithway Baptist Church. Willard is survived by his wife: Ada Adams of the home in Sobol, Oklahoma; 1 brother: Kenneth Adams of Port Orchard, Washington; 4 sisters: Reba Wooley of Okmulgee, Oklahoma; Vada Boyle of Houston, Texas; Wanda Hearn of Norman, Oklahoma and Linda Taylor of Dallas, Texas, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Alvin Rowe and Leona Sarah (Carpenter) Adams, and 1 daughter: Kathleen Janette Davis. Funeral services were held Monday, September 11, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at the Rattan School Auditorium with Reverend Rex Williams and Reverend Paul Wheelus officiating. Serving as pallbearers were: Harrison Stewart, Johnnie Courtwright, Jerry Lawless, Leon Cogburn, Tink Grimmett and Roger Vandever. Honorary pallbearers included: Eldon Carpenter, Loyd Deaton, William Yidmore, Sam Pound, Gary Story and Morris Moore. Burial was held at the Sobol Cemetery under the direction of Mills & Coffey Funeral Home of Antlers, Oklahoma.
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  Alvin R Adams (1899 - 1995)
  Leona S Carpenter Adams (1906 - 1979)
  Ada Eugenia Ashmore Adams (1926 - 2004)
  Reba Louise Adams Wooley (1924 - 2015)*
  Willard Wade Adams (1926 - 2000)
*Calculated relationship
Sobol Cemetery
Choctaw County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Mar 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35238831
Willard Wade Adams
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- DebღBee
 Added: Jul. 20, 2015
Willard,I have found a book of poetry, with your poem in it entitled. A Tribute to a Blonde, it was published in 1946, in a book called American Poetry 1946, just wanted to say thank you,, WS
- John E WordSlinger
 Added: Aug. 25, 2010
Spiritwalking with you Cousin Willard.
- Sandra "Walking Spirit" Selph-Hunter
 Added: Mar. 17, 2010

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