Texas Certificate of Death: State File #27352 (source) GARY DWAYNE ADAMS. Male/white/student. Born: 5 Jul 1960, Texas. Died: 4 Mar 1978, Medical Center Hospital, Odessa, Ector County, Texas. Father: E. P. Adams. Mother: Joy Bowers. Occupation: Student. Residence: 1700 N. Gillis Street, Fort Stockton, Pecos County, Texas. Age: 17. Cause of Death: Brain Stem Compression; Cerebral swelling Craniocerebral Trama; Fractured Cervical Spine. Deceased lost control of his car and rolled over at 12:10 a.m. on the old Alpine Rd, Fort Stockton, Texas. Informant: E. P. Adams (father) Removal: 4 Mar 1978 from Medical Center Hospital to Fort Stockton, Texas. Burial in East Hill Cemetery, Fort Stockton, Texas.