David L Adams

Died: Thu., Nov. 28, 2013


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sun., Dec. 01, 2013
Location: Frist Funeral Home

Private Family Graveside service

10:30 AM Mon., Dec. 02, 2013
Location: Frist Funeral Home

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David L. Adams of Indianapolis and formerly of Terre Haute passed away on Nov 28, 2013 at 11:45am in the Country Charm Village in Indianapolis. He was born on June 12, 1922 in Lyford to Riley Adams and Edith Jones Adams. He graduated from Clinton High School in 1940 and Indiana State University in 1947. He served in the US Army during WWII. He taught school for 25 years in Winamac, Indiana and then worked for 10 years as a Supervisor for Zigler Coal Mine.   He was a member of the North Terre Haute Christian Church.
He is preceded by his parents, his wife Dorothy Adams, two brothers; Morris Adams and Chester Adams, a sister Fern Hamblem and a grandson Seth Isaac Adams.
He is survived by two sons; Glenn Adams of  Bloomington and Richard & Lydia Adams of Palm Bay, FL. One daughter Davala J. & Robert Franke of Bethalato, IL. Eight grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.
Visitation will be 4-8 on Sunday at Frist Funeral Home. Service will be 10:30 am on Monday at the funeral home with Rev. Bob Hamblen officiating. Burial will be in Helts Prairie Cemetery. Military Rites will be performed by the American Legion and the VFW.  Online condolences may be made at www.fristfuneralhome.com

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Bob and Debbie Shell
   Posted Sun December 01, 2013
Glenn, Davala, & Dick,
We are sorry for your loss. I know that he is happy to be back with aunt Dorothy.

Connie and Jerry Jones - Winamac
   Posted Mon December 02, 2013
So very sorry for your loss. Dave and Jerry taught at Winamac for years together. Hold on to your memories!!

Jeff Russell
   Posted Fri December 06, 2013
So sorry for your loss. It is an end of an era with Uncle David going home. Oh what a grand Adams reunion is taking place!!! My Dad sends his sympathy as well.
Sorry I was unable to attend the services, my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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