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John William (Bill) Adams
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1926
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Death: Apr. 23, 1988
Billings
Yellowstone County
Montana, USA


J.W. "Bill" Adams served in the Navy during World War II and returned to Billings and worked in the area. He operated Bill's Body Shop and the Squeeze Drive Inn, in Lovell Wyo. In 1970, he moved to St. Anthony,Idaho and worked at Fremont General Hospital, retiring in 1985 and moving to Townsend in 1986

He was a member of the Jaycees, American Legion and the V.F.W.

He enjoyed bowling, coaching little league, traveling, cars, hunting and visiting.

Mr. Adams, 62 of Townsend died Saturday in Billings Deaconess Medcal Center of a stroke.

He was born in Denver, a son of John and Elizabeth Adams. He was educated in Denver and atteneded Billings Senior High in 1942. On Sep. 10 1945, he married Winifred R. Avery in Billings.

Sourvivors include his wife; Three daughters, Judy Clark of Ralston, Wyo., Linda Miller of Cowley, Wyo., and Kristine Lucus of Powell, Wyo.; a son, John E Adams of St. Anthony; a half sister, Helen Adams of 4020 State Ave.; Seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Smith Downtown Chapel. Cremation will follow the service.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Alpha Adams (1881 - 1958)
  Margaret Elizabeth Rochford Adams (1885 - 1959)
 
 Children:
  John Earl Adams (1964 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helen D. Adams (1909 - 1994)**
  John Alpheus Adams (1911 - 1984)**
  John William (Bill) Adams (1926 - 1988)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Lake Lookout
 
Created by: Jerry Clark
Record added: Dec 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45084980
John William (Bill) Adams
Added by: Jerry Clark
 
John William (Bill) Adams
Added by: Jerry Clark
 
 
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Bill worked with his father to help build the Heart Mountain Relocation camp.
- Jerry Clark
 Added: Feb. 25, 2012

- Jerry Clark
 Added: Jan. 16, 2012

- Win Campbell
 Added: Jan. 16, 2011
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