Kenneth Wayne Adams

September 05, 2019

Marlow: Kenneth Wayne Adams, passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 in Marlow, at the age of 88.

Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, August 8, 2019, at the Duncan Cemetery with Military Honors conducted by the Stephens County Honor Guard, with Rev. Steven Gillespie officiating. All arrangements have been entrusted to the Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral and Cremation Services in Marlow.

Kenneth was born Monday, February 16, 1931 in Duncan, to Edgar and Thelma (Vineyard) Adams. He had lived in the Stephens County area all of his life and had graduated from Duncan High School. Kenneth married the love of his life, Betty Bryce on July 22, 1955 in Lawton. They were married for 61 wonderful years before her passing in July of 2016. Kenneth served in the United States Army in the Korean War and later continued to serve in the National Guard 45 Infantry. He worked for Halliburton for more than 45 years as a machinist and was promoted to engineering the last year. Kenneth loved hot rods and car racing. He enjoyed hunting and spending quality time with his family especially his grandchildren. Kenneth loved restoring a number of things but his favorites were clocks and the guns that he collected. He was a member of the Stephen United Methodist Church in Duncan. 

Survivors include, a son, Russell Wayne Adams and wife Rhonda of Chandler, AZ, 3 daughters, Kenna Beth Webb and husband Gary of Bray, Stacye Lynn White of Cypress, TX, Janna Leah Reyna of Oklahoma City, 10 grandchildren, Dan, Sara, Josh, Jacob, Hannah, Emily, Lauren, Kathryn, Zachary, Whitney, 17 great-grandchildren, and great-great granddaughter. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with his wife of 61 years, Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Richard Adams, and a sister, Helen Byers.

Pallbearers will be: his grandsons. 

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