Woodward County Obituaries


Woodward News
05 May 2009 Page 3

Eldon Adams, 71 year old Woodward resident, passed from this life on April 30, 2009 in the Woodward Regional Hospital surrounded by his loved ones. Graveside funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 5, 2009 in the Elmwood Cemetery. The family will hold visitation for family and friends on Monday, May 4, 2009 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

Edgar Eldon Adams was born May 1, 1937 in Woodward, Oklahoma. He was the 5th child of Hobart and Clarice (Lively) Adams. Eldon attended school in Woodward and graduated with the Class of 1955. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Navy and was stationed in California. It was there he met and married Arlene Yvonne Huffman on September 27, 1957. To this union were born Kenneth Duane, Wesley Glen, and Debra June Adams. After serving in the military, Eldonís family returned to Saratoga, California where he went to college for 2 years and received on the job training to become a master plumber. In 1972 the family moved to Woodward where Eldon started Circle Star Plumbing, Co. and serviced the Woodward community until his retirement in 1999.

Eldon was devoted to his family, enjoyed trips to the mountains and loved fishing. A more kinder, honest, gentler soul would be hard to find.

He is survived by his wife Arlene Adams of the home; his sonís Kenny and Wesley; daughter Debbie; grandson Chris Adams and great-granddaughter Mia Faith Adams; granddaughter Tanisha Rogers and husband Loyd; great-grandson Klayton and great-granddaughter Kylon Rogers; one sister, Maurine Schickedanz and husband Leo; one brother Merlin Adams and wife Gaynelle; one niece, several nephews and other loving family and many friends.

Eldon was preceded in death by a baby daughter, Denisa Lynn Adams, his parents, Hobart and Clarice Adams, a brother Maurice Lee Adams, sister Betty Dickerson, a great-granddaughter, Lexi Anne Adams and several other relatives.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in Eldonís name be made to the American Cancer Society or any other charity of your choice, with the funeral home in charge of donations.

Remembrances may be shared on-line at www.billingsfuneralhomewoodward.com

Back to Index

You are the  1727th  Visitor to this Site
This page was last updated  Thursday, 02-Jul-2009 16:20:22 CDT  
Independent Oklahoma History and Genealogy
Independent Oklahoma History and Genealogy

Click button to e-mail webmaster


NOTICE : In keeping with the policy of providing free information on the Internet, material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The contents of these pages are not to be copied to be placed on any other web site, including online databases and archives, without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material then you must have their personal permission by snail mail unless otherwise consented to by them personally.

All information found on these pages is under copyright of Donna Dreyer and Northwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society (NWOGS). This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter of the information will retain copyright as well. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Donna Dreyer and/or NWOGS to make it available on any of the Oklahoma State websites, Ellis, Woodward, Harper, Dewey Counties websites, or any related Oklahoma pages maintained by Donna Dreyer and NWOGS. This material will always be available online at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.

This is a FREE page, located at The Dewey County, OK History and Genealogy web site with FREE access to this information!"

Link to USGenNet.org


American History & Genealogy Project


American Local History Network

Access Genealogy
Independent History
and Genealogy Researchers

© Copyright 1999 - 2007 Donna Dreyer
All Rights Reserved.

Northwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society Home Page
for Northwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society