Curtis Leon McAdoo
July 5, 1937 – August 28, 2019
Curtis Leon McAdoo , 82, passed away suddenly on August 28, 2019. Memorial services will be held on September 2nd with a viewing at 10:00 am, followed by the funeral at 2:00 pm at Crawford Bowers Funeral Home, 211 W. Avenue B in Copperas Cove, Texas.
Curtis was born July 5, 1937 in Delhi, OK to Curtis and Lois McAdoo.
He married the love of his life, Alpha Mae, and joined the army in 1956 where he became a medic. Duty took him and his family to Berlin, Germany and Izmir, Turkey. He was also in Korea and Vietnam. Curtis retired from the army in 1977. He worked at the Copperas Cove Post Office for 20 years and fully retired in 1999.
Curtis is survived by his wife of 63 years, Alpha Mae (Rainey) McAdoo; daughters, Christa (Mark) Wiedenfeld and Yolana (Greg) Todd, both of Kempner, TX; Kari (Tracy) Hicks of Tulsa, OK; Alyssa (Lance) Hamilton of Hopkinsville, KY; brother, Wayne McAdoo of VA; 17 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents and daughter, Debra McAdoo.
He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather and will be missed by many.
- Visitation Monday, September 2, 2019
- Funeral Service Monday, September 2, 2019