|Birth: ||Aug. 24, 1929|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 2011|
David Paul Adams Battle Creek David Paul Adams, born August 24, 1929, in Battle Creek, Michigan, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, March 24, 2011, in his home. His parents, Willard and Mable Adams, and sister, Mary, have preceded him in death. His only brother, Henry (Rita) Adams lives in South Bend, Indiana. David grew up on his father's dairy farm and was a part-time farmer most of his life. He graduated from Climax High School, attended Michigan State University, and then went on to work at Wilbert Vault Co., Farm Bureau Insurance, Snap-On Tool, and Gull Lake Bible Conference. He married Jeanette Bemis in 1952, and they were members of Battle Creek Bible Church for many years. They raised 2 sons, Bruce and Gregg Adams, and one daughter, Connie (Andy) Noteboom all living in the Battle Creek area. Jeanette passed away in 1986 and he later married E. Arlene Arnetz, who had 4 grown children. When he retired from the maintenance staff at Gull Lake Bible Conference, he and Arlene travelled as volunteers with Sowers International, and then later settled at Bibleville in Alamo, Texas. Arlene passed away in 2005 and in 2007 he married Phyllis Berry, who has 4 grown children. In 2008, they moved to Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and joined Oak Ridge Baptist Church. David leaves three grandchildren, Travis, Angela, and Nicholas Adams, 8 step children, many step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren and friends as well a special sister-in-law, Frances Fettis of Battle Creek. A memorial service was held March 27 in Tennessee. Saturday, April 2, a memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Baptist Church, 13840 S. Helmer Road, Battle Creek. David's nephew, Rev. David Blackmore, of Grand Rapids, Michigan, will officiate and the burial will be at Roof Cemetery, in Charleston Township. David had a heart for missions so any memorials will be given to missionary work he supported.
Published in Battle Creek Enquirer, Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Page A6 col. 3 and Thursday, March 31, 2011 Page A4 col. 2
Willard Hubert Adams (1906 - 1995)
Mable I. French Adams (1905 - 1990)
Jeanette Adams (1931 - 1986)
Created by: Danny Wilber
Record added: Apr 04, 2011
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