Harvey Adams, 78, of Odessa, passed away Thursday, May 27, 2004, at the
Hospice House. He was born June 18, 1925, in Louann, Ark. He married
Betty Jo Huestis on Dec. 27, 1974, in Odessa.
Mr. Adams was a 50-year member of the Masonic Lodge and a 32nd degree
He was also a member of the Monahans Eastern Star and a member of
Bethany Christian Church in Odessa. He worked for Gulf Oil Co. for 15
years and then went into business for himself. He owned Detecto
Specialty from 1975 to 1991.
He served as the National Guard Commander in Monahans for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alice Beauregard and Archie
Adams and sister, Polly Glidwell.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Adams of Odessa; daughters, Bonita
Spivey of Parker, TX., Holly Johnson of Pueblo, Colo., Lynda Reed of
Mesquite and Beckie Bailey of Houston; son, Jerry Adams of Midland;
sisters, Myrtle Garner of Eunice, N.M., and Susie Blair of Odessa; 10
grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, May 30, 2004, at
Bethany Christian Church with Dr. Max Browning from Plainview, assisted
by the Rev. Gene Brown of Monahans officiating. Interment will follow at
Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Services entrusted to Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home.