Chester E. Adams, age 58, of Hot Springs, died Thursday December 5, 2002.
He was born on December 9, 1943 at Hot Springs the son of Cyrus Samuel Adams and Willa Belle Campbell. On August 13, 1984 he was married to Mary Horton Adams. He was preceded in death by his mother.
He was an instructor at Garland County Community College and a member of the Shelly Valley Muzzleloading Club and Arkansas Muzzleloading Association.
He was the co-owner of Chester E. Adams Bookkeeping and Tax Service.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Adams of Hot Springs; his father, Sam Adams of Hot Springs; four sons and two daughters-in-law, Pat and Linda Boyd of Hot Springs, Brian Adams of Michigan, Tom and Renee Boyd of Hot Springs and Bill Adams of Hot Springs; two daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and Wayne Livingston of Royal and Dawn and Kenton Ashmore of Pine Bluff; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Joyce Adams of Altona, Iowa and Debbie and Larry Sabourin of Hot Springs; one brother, Ronald Adams of Hot Springs; 8 grandchildren, Pasha Livingston, Jennifer Hoover, Michael Robbins, A.J. Tart, Sean Flemming, Meagan Boyd, Kathryn Boyd and Kylie Boyd; three great-grandchildren, Jaden Perryman, Paige Hoover and Blythe Christenson; one nephew, Greg Mehrhoff ; two nieces, Lisa Mehrhoff and Sara Sabourin anda multitude of friends, extended family and students.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM, Monday, December 9, 2002 in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Hot Springs with Rev. A.J. Simpson officiating. The eulogy will be given by Barbara Briscoe.
Interment will be in the Howerton Wildwood Cemetery near Glenwood.
Visitation will be Sunday December 8 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
Pallbearers will be J.B. Campbell, Harvey Garrett, Larry Sabourin, Vernon Adams, Charles Nicholson, Marshal Newman, Terry Suit and Robert Veteto.
Honorary pallbearers will be Shelley Valley Muzzleloaders Club and the faculty of Garland County Community College.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Chester E. Adams Scholarship fund at Garland County Community College.