Funeral services for Doyle M. Adams will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Jim Gstahl, the Rev. Tony Smith and the Rev. Ron Smith. Interment will follow at Minden Cemetery in Minden. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Doyle was born March 3, 1936, in Warren, Ark., and entered into rest July 28, 2014, in Minden.
His son, Tommy Adams and daughter, Rosella Adams preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Norma Adams of Minden; sons, Jimmy L. Adams and wife, Debbie Plunkett Adams of Minden and Larry L. Adams of Dallas, Texas; daughters, Mary Helen Adams and fiancé, Eric Rentz of Minden and Regina Lile and husband, Richard of Dubberly; sister, Betty Mae Formen and husband, Sonny of Monticello, Ark.; sister-in-law, Irene Adams of Minden; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Brad Plunkett, Curtis Adams, Austin Thornton, Ron Smith, Daniel Smith and Matthew Smith.
Honorary pallbearers will be Billy Miller, Tommy Lupo, Luckey Brent, James Peutch, Bill Green, Mitch Jones, Sandy Perryman, Bill Barkas and Glen Haynie.
The family extends special thanks to Amedisys Hospice for all the care and love that they showed during his illness and to the staff of Town & Country, Jerry and Charlotte Dunn, Kathy Barnhardt, Linda Boyce, Betty Johns, Simone and her sister and Dr. Bolger.