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James William Adams, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1922
Frontier
Lincoln County
Wyoming, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1984
Converse County
Wyoming, USA

James William Adams, Sr. was born at Frontier, Wyoming January 16, 1922; the son of Samuel and Irene (Miller) Adams. He was educated in the Kemmerer school system. He worked for the coal mines near Frontier until he entered the United States Army during World War II.

He married Ruby Helen Clark in Evanston, Wyoming on April 8, 1950. He worked for Chicago Bridge and Iron, living in Wisconsin, North Dakota, and Wyoming. He moved to Douglas, Wyoming in 1956 where he became a self-employed trucker and remained a resident until his death.

Mr. Adams was a member of the Samuel Mares American Legion Post No. 8 in Douglas, Wyoming and was a member of the Wyoming Truckers Association.

He is survived by his wife Ruby of Douglas; his son James W. Adams, Jr. of Douglas; his daughter Gerri Giegerich of Cottage Grove, Wisconsin; two sisters Virginia Nielson of Kemmerer, Wyoming and Mary Moffat of Big Piney, Wyoming; three grandchildren, Jeremiah Calab Adams of Douglas; Jennifer Lynn Giegerich and Rebecca Jo Giegerich of Cottage Grove, Wisconsin. He was preceded in death by his parents, and two sisters.

Information was obtained from his obituary in the Douglas Budget March 1, 1984.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ruby Helen Clark Bennett (1924 - 2005)
 
Burial:
Douglas Park Cemetery
Douglas
Converse County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: Betty Alberts
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71624386
James William Adams, Sr
Added by: Betty Alberts
 
James William Adams, Sr
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- U.S. Army Vet
 Added: Jun. 19, 2011
Rest in peace.
- Betty Alberts
 Added: Jun. 19, 2011
 
 
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