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Gene Earl Adams
1949 - 2017

Gene Earl Adams, 67, passed away Monday, Jan. 2, in Fort Worth.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Franks, Faith Baptist Church of Iowa Park, officiating.

Graveside services will follow at Highland Cemetery Pavilion.

Gene was born Nov. 17, 1949, in Quanah, to Louis Pode and Lahoma Elizabeth (Matthews) Adams. He was a veteran, serving in the US Air Force. He and Billie Frances Nielsen were married May 30, 1999, in Wichita Falls. He worked for Mack Trucks where he retired after 30 years of service and was a member of Faith Baptist Church. He enjoyed music, spending his time fishing and reading, and spending time with his grandchildren.

Gene is preceded in death by his father and his brother, Ronnie Adams.
Survivors include his wife, Billie Adams; mother, Lahoma Adams; brother, Roy Adams; sister, Sharon Sparks; five daughters, Jennifer Mohon, Andrea Adams, Carrie Bryant, Stephanie Lackey, and Melissa Edwards; a son, Christopher Puckett; and 10 grandchildren.

Memorials are suggested to and the memorial to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

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