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Arlin Henry Adams, II
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Birth: May 13, 1955
Wood County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 2004
Cooper County
Missouri, USA

Arlin Henry Adams II, 49, of Otterville, died (suddenly)Sept. 3, 2004, at his home. He was born May 13, 1955, in Marshfield, WI, a son of Arlin Henry and Ruth G. (Rothlesberger) Adams. On June 5, 1999, in Fairfax, VA, he was married to Sharon Beardsley Gerald, who survives of the home.
Mr. Adams was a member of Tipton First Assembly of God Church.
He was an election volunteer coordinator in Missouri for the National Rifle Association. He was the Anglican Pinglist administrator at
He was a retired, disabled veteran of the U.S. Army, serving seven years, and the U.S. Civil Service, serving for a number of years. He was a member of American Legion Post 84 in Otterville, where he was vice commander and sergeant-at-arms.
He earned a bachelors of science degree in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master of education degree from Marymount University in Arlington, VA.
Survivors also include a stepson, Benjamin Gerald, of Atlanta, GA; a stepdaughter, Hannah Renee Gerald, of Washington, D.C.; his mother, Ruth G. Adams, of Grafton, WI; two sisters, Pat Michael, of Otterville, and Melanie Erdman, of Janesville, WI; and two brothers, Arthur Adams, of Mission Viejo, CA, and John Adams, of Chillicothe, OH.
He was predeceased by his father; and a brother, Alfred Adams.
Friends may call Wednesday at the Heckart/Gillespie Funeral Home. Funeral services are Thursday at the Tipton First Assembly of God Church, with Pastor Donald Schutte officiating. Burial in Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville, with military honors by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2591.
Pallbearers are Benjamin Gerald, Terry Wassam, James Albin, Mike Kelley and Dan Moss.
Honorary pallbearers are Harry Wallenburn, Jesse Taylor, John Evans, Robert Werner, J.L. McDaniel, Russell Hogan, Guss Marcum, Jack Potter and Ken Kempfer.
Family links: 
  Arlin H. Adams (1912 - 1994)
  Arlin Henry Adams (1955 - 2004)
  Alfred Walter Adams (1957 - 1960)*
*Calculated relationship
Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Higginsville
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sec G, Site 337
Maintained by: Pat
Originally Created by: Jean ღ
Record added: Jan 19, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13066583
Arlin Henry Adams, II
Added by: Pat
Arlin Henry Adams, II
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Arlin Henry Adams, II
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Today is the 60th anniversary of your birth and I'm thinking about you and still missing you.
- Pat
 Added: May. 13, 2015
Thank you for your service to our wonderful country Arlin. It will soon be ten years but we still miss you so much. RIP.
 Added: May. 26, 2014
Thinking so much of you, Arlin, on this the day of your birth. Still missing you so much. xox
- Pat
 Added: May. 13, 2013
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