Obit - Walter Earl Adams (wife's nee: Jiral)
Victoria Advocate, 15 Jun 1996 , page 16A
YOAKUM - Walter Earl Adams, 91, of Yoakum died Thursday, June 13, 1996 .
He was born Sept. 24, 1904 , in DeWitt County to the late Sam and Louisa Carter Adams. He was a brakeman at Southern Pacific Railroad. Mr. Adams was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors: wife, Louise Jiral Adams; sons, Wesley A. Adams of Yoakum and James R. Adams of Houston and two grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: brothers, Rodney Adams, Marvin Adams, Alaway Adams and Aquilla Adams and one granddaughter.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at Buffington Funeral Home chapel, with Elder Bill Walden officiating.
Burial will be at Alexander Cemetery . Buffington Funeral Home, Yoakum, 293-2333.
Pallbearers: Robert Jiral, Eddie Jiral, Larry Jiral, Dale Foxell, Francis Elliott and Dennis Stirneman.
Honorary pallbearer: Bill McGill.
Memorials: Stratton Primitive Baptist Church ; St. Joseph School Endowment Fund or donor's choice.
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