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John William Adair
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Birth: Jun. 10, 1916
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 2008
Contra Costa County
California, USA

Resident of Antioch John went home to be with the Lord after serving God, his family and his country. Frances, his wife of 57 years, preceded him in death October 2007. His son Carl Lee preceded him in death in 1959. John was born in Foreman, Arkansas. John is survived by his children, Ken and Donna Adair of Texas, Beverly and Brett Cochnauer of Oakley, Jim and Martha Adair of San Ramon, his sisters Louise Hood, Mary Eschliman of Antioch, Virginia Bradshaw of Oregon and brother Charles Adair of Oklahoma. His brothers Wesley, James, and Isaac Adair preceded him in death. A World War II veteran, John served in the Philippines. He was captured on the Island of Corriegador in Manilla Bay and was held by the Japanese as a POW for 3 1/2 years. John was a member of the VFW, American Ex-POW's, and the Purple Heart. John absolutely loved his six grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He was an avid Oakland A's and Raiders Fan. He loved country and gospel music. John worked at Antioch Fibreboard for nearly 30 years. 
Family links: 
  James Foster Adair (1891 - 1967)
  Luvenia Ethel Lay Adair (1900 - 1963)
  Frances Elizabeth Adair (1932 - 2007)*
  Carl Lee Adair (1954 - 1959)*
  John William Adair (1916 - 2008)
  Isaac Adair (1918 - 2006)*
  Wesley Adair (1920 - 1945)*
  Louise A. Adair Hood (1921 - 2013)*
  James Harold Adair (1924 - 2000)*
  Charles Edward Adair (1925 - 2011)*
  Virginia Lee Adair Bradshaw (1926 - 2010)*
  Mary Edna Adair Eschliman (1928 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Contra Costa County
California, USA
Created by: Grothmann
Record added: Feb 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85098625
John William Adair
Added by: Grothmann
John William Adair
Added by: Nancy Roberts
John William Adair
Added by: Nancy Roberts
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