Dallas Works Memorial - Employees In Remembrance

Bob Adams ROBERT CHARLES "BOB" ADAMS, 91, of Garland, TX, passed away Jan. 13, 2021. He was born in Omaha, NE on Jan. 26, 1929. Bob graduated from Omaha North High School and received his bachelorís degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He was married to Maureen Adams in Jan. of 1953 and enjoyed more than 50 years of marriage. Together they moved from Omaha to Arlington Heights, IL before settling in Dallas in 1969. Bob had a long career in management working for Western Electric (now AT&T) before his retirement. He was known throughout his career as Department Chief but also as "Friendly Bob". He served in the U.S. Army from 1950-1952 during the Korean War and continued to be a patriot throughout his life. Bob was an avid golfer and was a past president and board member at Eastern Hills Country Club. He had a great personality, a wry sense of humor and met friends everywhere he went. He will be missed by many. Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Maureen Adams, and is survived by their children Robert Adams, and wife Mercedes; Larry Adams, and wife Nancy; Nancy Terrell, & husband Brian; 7 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.