Cumberland Times-News


November 3, 2013

DAVID T. ADAMS JR. [Frostburg]

FROSTBURG — David T. Adams Jr., 83, of Frostburg, passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

He was born April 23, 1930, to the late David T. Adams and Annie Johnston Adams. In addition to his parents, he is proceeded in death by his siblings, Harry, William, James Adams, Margaret Hersick, Ruby Speir and Nancy Muir. David was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

Surviving are his loving wife of 61 years, Elsie (Whetstone) Adams and family, daughters Cynthia Ann Adams and Cathy Lynn Petit and husband Robert Petit; sons David T. Adams III and Brad Adams and partner Tammy Broadwater; the joy of his life, his grandchildren, Marshall Un-capher and partner Tori Nissen, Allyson Chatterton and husband Jacob Chatterton, Bruce Rephann, Mary Adams and Victoria Adams. Also surviving are his sisters-in-law, Lillian Adams, Sandra Lilly and Carol Adams; many nieces and nephews who were in his life, as well as many special friends who were always there.

David was in the Air Force from 1948-1952 during the Korean Conflict, attended Church of the Brethren, retired from PPG, volunteered many years of his life to helping with Meals on Wheels and was an avid gardener and bowler.

Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 5 to 7 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted on in the funeral home Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 11 a.m.

Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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