|Birth: ||Jan. 12, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 2008|
T/Sgt. Benson C. Adams, USAF, Ret., 78, and a resident of Moss Point, Miss., died April 26, 2008, in Moss Point.
Mr. Adams was a native of Moss Point and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Moss Point. He served in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict, and was a retired Insurance salesman. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and enjoyed bingo.
Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his parents, Collin Hugh Adams and Averna Mae Tanner Adams; brothers, Basil Don Adams and Dale Adams; and sisters, Wavery Mary Adams and Ulmer June Adams.
Survivors include his wife, Teresita Adams, of Moss Point; children, Marilyn Deutsch and husband, Michael, of Ocean Springs, Miss.; Michelle Campbell and husband, Robert, of Hurley, Miss.; Olivia Mooty and husband, Tommy of S.C.; and Wanda Adams, of Alabama; a sister, Dixie Reid and husband, Charlie, of Richton, Miss.; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 am. Wednesday, April 30, 2008, in the National Cemetery in Biloxi, Miss.
The Riemann Family Funeral Home, 11280 Three Rivers Road in Gulfport, Miss., is in charge of arrangements
Collin Hugh Adams (1895 - 1958)
Mae Averna Adams (1898 - 1981)
Teresita A. Adams (1925 - 2015)*
Ulmer June Adams (____ - 1931)*
Benson Collin Adams (1929 - 2008)
Basil Don Adams (1933 - 2005)*
Dixie Mae Adams Reid (1936 - 2014)*
TSGT US AIR FORCE
WORLD WAR II, KOREA, VIETNAM
Biloxi National Cemetery
Created by: Margaret
Record added: Jul 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28368498