Sgt Shobert Adams

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Sgt Shobert Adams

  • Birth 7 Sep 1917
  • Death 27 Dec 1998
  • Burial Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
  • Plot (302) 629-9297
  • Memorial ID 46090032

Delaware State News (Dover, DE) - December 29, 1998

Deceased Name: Shobert Adams , 82

SEAFORD -- Shobert Adams of Seaford died of heart failure Sunday, Dec. 27, 1998, in Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford. He was 82.

Mr. Adams was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, the son of the late Oliver Gogin and Mable Shobert Adams.

He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II who worked on the Manhattan Project.

Mr. Adams worked at the DuPont Co.'s Savannah River Plant in Aiken, S.C., from 1950-1965; and was a maintenance supervisor of Works Engineering at the DuPont Co. plant in Seaford from 1965-1980, when he retired.

He was a member of the Mount Olivet Methodist Church, Seaford, and a charter member of the Seaford Clam Chowder Marching Society, a group of men retired from the DuPont plant. He read and reviewed books for the Seaford Public Library, and was an avid organic gardener.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel Elizabeth Edmondson Adams, in 1982.

He is survived by a son, James S. Adams of Seaford; two daughters, Linda C. Mondoux of Farmington, Mich., and Mary E. Adams of Annapolis, Md.; and seven grandchildren.

Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday in Watson-Yates Funeral Home, Front and King streets, Seaford, with the Rev. Earle N. Baker officiating.

Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Seaford.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Botsford Continuing Care Corp. (operators of the Botsford Continuing Health Center), 21450 Archwood Circle, Farmington Hills, MI 48336.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 46090032
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