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Edna Joyce Adams

March 4, 1928 June 30, 2017
Edna Joyce Adams
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Lowell-Tims Funeral Home
1100 E. Tamarack Road
Altus, Oklahoma 73521
(580) 482-1233


Edna Joyce (Starr) Adams, age 89, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday, June 30, 2017. She was born on March 4, 1928 to Alonzo and Mattie (Lillard) Starr in Martha, Oklahoma one of eleven children. Married to William "Dub" L. Adams, Jr. on September 23, 1946. To this wonderful marriage three children were born, Gary, Gayle, and Stephen.

Preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter (Gayle), two grandsons (Jason and Jeff), three brothers, and three sisters. Edna is survived by two sons, Gary Adams of Alva, Oklahoma; and Stephen Adams and wife Ruth of Warren, Arkansas; son-in-law, Gerry Greene of Atoka, Tennessee; seven grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; two brothers (Glen and Doug Starr); two sisters (Mary Blaylock and Cora Starr all of Bakersfield, California); and a host of nieces and nephews. She attended First Assembly of God Church in Altus where she lived most of her life.

The family will greet friends at visitation from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm, Monday, July 10, 2017 at Lowell-Tims Funeral Home in Altus.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Lowell-Tims Funeral Home Chapel in Altus with Pastor Arlis Moon, Jr. officiating.

Interment will follow at Altus City Cemetery under the direction of Lowell-Tims Funeral Home and Crematory, Altus, Oklahoma.

For those not able to attend the service, Lowell-Tims will provide a live web-cast of the service beginning at 9:58 a.m. Tuesday. Go to and click on obituaries. Then click on Edna Adams. There will be a large area inviting you to join the web-cast.

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