Dale J. Adams

April 17, 1935September 27, 2013
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Dale Adams 78, of Mountain Home, AR died peacefully, surrounded by his family on September 27, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Redding, CA. As a young adult, he worked as a laborer on the Bull Shoals Dam in AR, as well as many other dams in the California and Washington state area. He later worked for the railroad in Oroville and San Francisco, CA. In addition, he worked on the Alaskan Pipeline in the 1970s, and spent 20 years working as an insurance agent for New York Life Insurance in Sacramento, CA. He retired after 20 years as an accomplished agent. By 1995 he moved back to his home state of Arkansas and spent 18 years surrounded by extended family and friends. He was an Elks Lodge member at Mountain Home, AR #1714 for 16 years, as well as a Free Mason at Adams Lodge No. 164 at Norfolk, AR. He enjoyed collecting guns and knives, flea markets, real estate, and was known well for his pool playing skill. Survived by his loving brother Rayburne Adams of Heber Springs, AR, his Daughters, Stacie Witt of Redding, CA, Rebecca Adams and Kelly Adams both of Red Bluff, CA. His Grandchildren Steven Witt, Kurtis Slaugenhaupt, Dillon Witt, Jessica Adams. Karlie Sanchez. Kaitlyn Adams and Cameron Witt. He is also survived by his Stepchildren Robert Brown and Robin Sawyer, grandchildren Jami Bloxham and Brittany Sawyer. Great Grandchildren Conor, Taylor, Billy, Cherish, Michael & Malaya. He was preceded in death by his loving parents, Ida and Frank Adams, his twin brothers Gearl and Eugene Adams and his son John Dale Adams. The funeral is scheduled for Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 10:00 am at the Chapel of the Flowers, 816 Walnut St, Red Bluff, Ca. Reception to follow at the Red Bluff Elks Lodge.


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Jana Cowgill

November 23, 2013

Dale was a good friend, and I always loved his zest for life. He will be missed. Thanks for the many laughs and memories, Dale!

Kim Sawyer

October 28, 2013

You were in my life from the beginning and I loved you like my own father.
You were always good to me and I cant remember if I ever told you that now but I think you knew. Wish you didn't have to go.
Miss you Dale. Always will.

Karlie Sanchez

October 18, 2013

Grandpa, you and I were Partners-n-crime. I will always appreciate the time we got to spend together. I assure you I will never forget our promise, I will thrive in school, and get a great job. I miss you. I love you.

October 14, 2013

We in Sacramento have missed you for years. We send our sincere condolences. To all the family. The Doughnut Shop crowd. Especially Mark and Jan Kraut.


October 8, 2013

Please accept my sincerest condolences. May God give you and your family comfort and peace during this difficult time.
Ms Porter

Stacie Witt

October 7, 2013

I'm sorry for the sickness and pain that you endured, but thankful for the time we were given. My hope is that we'll be together again one day. Until then, I'll hope in Jesus.

Karlie Sanchez

October 6, 2013

Kelly Adams

October 6, 2013


You were always there for us kids I love you so much.. I wish we could have beat this damn cancer. You will forever be in my heart.


October 5, 2013

Our thoughts are with your family and friends at this difficult time - Hoyt-Cole Chapel of the Flowers

Karen Francis

October 2, 2013

So sorry to hear of Dale's passing. Thank you for letting us take care of his hearing needs @ Beltone. Scott, Faye, Chris, Karen, Darlene