D. R. Adamson, Jr.
June 12, 1925 - May 21, 2018
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D. R. Adamson, Jr., 92, of New Home passed away Monday, May 21, 2018. He was born on June 12, 1925 in Garza County to the late Delbert Raymond and Bonnie Agusta (Williams) Adamson. After attending Post High School, he joined the U.S. Army and served in Okinawa, Japan. He married the late Joy Ann Schneider; together they had two children. Later he married Emma Jean Webb. He was a retired farmer and a member of New Home Baptist Church. He was known to say, "it's better to laugh than to cry." His sense of humor will be greatly missed.

Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Calvin Adamson and Debora Adamson Geddes and husband James; step-children, Debra Webb Bearden and husband Jack, Melissa Webb Klingman and husband Gerry; sister-in-law, Margaret Adamson; 3 grandsons; 7 step-grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild and 11 step-great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wives Joy Ann (1982) and Emma Jean (2011) step-son, Jerry Royce Webb and five siblings.

Viewing will be held 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. with family receiving friends 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 25, 2018 at Combest Family Funeral Homes, Tahoka. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 26, 2018 at New Home Baptist Church with interment to follow at Peaceful Gardens Cemetery.





D. R. Adamson, Jr.
 
Visitation Schedule
Combest Family Funeral Homes
1821 Main
Tahoka, TX  79373
Friday, May 25, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Service Schedule
New Home Baptist Church
128 N 4th St
New Home, TX  79383
Saturday, May 26, 2018
1:30 p.m.
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Burial Schedule
Peaceful Gardens Memorial Gardens
Woodrow, TX

 

 

 

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