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Durwood Adams
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1927
Angier
Harnett County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 2004
Dunn
Harnett County
North Carolina, USA

Durwood Adams, 77, of 811 S. Wilmington Ave., Dunn, died December 8th at Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital. Mr. Adams was born Feb. 5, 1927, in Harnett County to the late Edward V. and Sarah Jones Adams. He was preceded in death by brothers, Clifton, Thad, Lester and Victor Adams; and sisters, Electa A. Massengill, Vada A. Dean, Louise Adams and Rebecca A. Smith.

Mr. Adams was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in World War II and was the owner and operator of Adams Shoe Shop in Dunn. He also worked with the N.C. Department of Corrections in Raleigh at Central Prison for 27 years. Funeral services will be held 2:30 p.m. December 11th at Cromartie-Miller & Lee Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Johnny Armstrong. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.

Survivors include wife Joyce Adams; his first wife, Lila P. Adams of Raleigh; sons, Wayne Adams and wife Cynthia of Greenville, Phil Adams and wife Sharon of Garner; a brother, D.R. Adams of Texas; a sister, Doris A. Carroll of Willow Spring; grandchildren, Jason Adams, Jonathan Adams, Beth Adams, Amanda Adams and Nathan Adams. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Vander Adams (1882 - 1961)
  Sarah Jones Adams (1892 - 1959)
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Dunn
Harnett County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Nathan Adams
Record added: Nov 12, 2011
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Durwood Adams
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