Joshua LeRoy Adams

June 21, 1989August 13, 2010

Joshua L. Adams Joshua LeRoy Adams, age 21, of Broken Arrow, OK passed away on Friday evening, August 13, 2010 after a tragic accident in Broken Arrow, OK. He was born on June 21, 1989 in Peoria, IL to Robert Michael Adams and Connie Vanessa (Brownlee) Adams. Joshua is lovingly survived by his mother, Connie Evans of Tulsa, OK; his father, Robert Michael Adams of Peoria, IL; four brothers, Michael Lee Adams of Glasford, IL, Dakota Graham Evans of Cedar Rapids, IA, Luis Ignacio Romero of Tulsa, OK, and Miguel Angel Romero of Tulsa, OK; six sisters, Jessi Lou Choate of Peoria, IL, Billie Sue Campbell, Taylor LeAnn Brownlee, Stephanie Lynn Brownlee, Deeanna Shyann Brownlee, and Sofia Nicole Romero all of Tulsa, OK; his paternal grandmother, Bernadine Adams of East Peoria, IL; his grandmother, Sylvia Sue Brownlee of Glasford, IL; several aunts, uncles, cousins; one niece, Kailynn; and one nephew, Angel.

Joshua was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Clifford LeRoy Brownlee of Glasford, Il; his paternal grandfather, Robert Lee Adams of East Peoria, IL and maternal grandmother, June of Tulsa, OK

He was raised in Illinois and attended Valiska-Hinton School in Peoria and later attended Illini-Bluffs High School in Glasford, IL. In 2008 he moved to Broken Arrow, OK; where he made his home for the past two years. Joshua was a self-employed landscaper. He enjoyed working on cars, fishing, hunting, riding four-wheelers and enjoyed watching baseball.

Joshua loved family and was a great friend to many and will be missed by all.

Funeral services for Joshua were held on Saturday, August 21, 2010 at Wright Funeral Home Chapel, cremation rites were accorded following the service. Family and friends may view the obituary and send condolences to Joshua’s family online at or at


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Bourke Family

September 1, 2010

Dear Adams Family:
No bond is as great as that between a parent and child. Our deepest condolences are with you as you grieve. Please allow God's Word the Bible to provide you with the hope and comfort that you need during this time in your life.

Lori Pye Benfied

August 29, 2010

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.