Funeral services for R.L. Adams, age 74, have been scheduled for 1:00PM Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Tapp Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jon Nesbitt officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park with John David Moore, J.D. McGee, Tracy Giles, Tony Coffman, Jody Thompson, and Nolan White serving as Pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers are John Champagne and Mark Fouse. A visitation will be held at Tapp Funeral Home on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM.
R.L. Adams was born the son of Pete and Vivian Adams in Pine Forest, TX. He married Jeanette Murphy in Paris, TX on December 31, 1983, she survives. He was a construction worker. Mr. Adams passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013 at the Christus Dubuis Hospital in Paris, TX.
Survivors include, daughter, Norma Hoskinson, and husband, Douglas, of Sulphur Springs; sister, Bessie Griffith, of Sulphur Springs; brother, Don Adams, of Arkansas; grandchildren, Charlie Hoskinson and wife, Jill and Amanda Hoskinson. He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers Ronny, Sam, and Buddy Adams.