J. W. Adams, 90, of Center,

J. W. Adams, 90, of Center, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018, in Center.


Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Dr. Jack Smith officiating.  Interment will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center.  Visitation will be held prior to service, beginning at 10:00 a.m.


Mr. Adams was born March 30, 1928, in Center, to Johnny B Adams and E.V. Barber Adams.  He served in the United States Army where he received the rank of Sergeant First Class. Mr. Adams worked for AT&T for 39 years.  His hobbies included woodworking, farming, ranching, fishing and spending time with family and friends.  Mr. Adams was a member of North Jericho Missionary Baptist Church and the Pioneers of AT&T.


He is survived by


Wayne Adams and wife, Rusty, of Dallas, Texas

Sheilah Reeves and husband, Bob, of Center, Texas



Daniel Adams and wife, Marie-Claude, of Kihei, Hawaii

Cassie Adams of Albuquerque, New Mexico

Aaron Adams and wife, Sapphire, of Los Angeles, California

Chelsea Reeves of Newport Beach, California

Abby Boyd and husband, Weston, of Georgetown, Texas

Adam Reeves of Austin, Texas


Great Grandson: Luke William Adams of Kihei, Hawaii


Great Grandson to be: William Blaine Boyd of Georgetown, Texas


Aunt: Geraldine Johnson


Longtime friend: Norma Rudd of Center, Texas


Her dear family:

Kemi Faulkenberry and husband, Jerry, of Center, Texas

Keli Chandler and husband, David, of Center, Texas

Hannah Faulkenberry of Center, Texas

Josiah Faulkenberry and wife, Randi Kay, of Center, Texas

Brooke Fletcher of Houston, Texas

Dawson Chandler of Center, Texas

Rylan Chandler of Center, Texas

Wyatt Faulkenberry of Center, Texas

Brylie Ross of Center, Texas

Camille Crowe of Center, Texas


Preceded in death by

Wife: Wilma Jean Adams

Parents: Johnny B Adams and E.V. Hughes Adams


Pallbearers will be Daniel Adams, Aaron Adams, Adam Reeves, Weston Boyd, Vernon Pajarito and Josiah Faulkenberry. Honorary pallbearers will be Rylan Chandler and Dawson Chandler.


Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com