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Warren Adams

Rynella - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM Thursday, July 19, 2012 at St. Marcellus Catholic Church in Rynella, for Warren Joseph Adams, 75, who died Monday, July 16, 2012 in New Iberia. Entombment will follow in the church mausoleum. Rev. Eugene Tremie will be the Celebrant. A gathering of family and friends will be Wednesday from 4:00 PM until 9:00 PM atPellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, 337.365.3331. A rosary will be prayed at 6:30 PM Wednesday. Visitation will continue Thursday from 8:00 AM until 10:15 AM. Born on November 5, 1936, Mr. Adams retired from the U.S. Navy after proudly serving our country for over 20 years, including tours in Vietnam. He enjoyed gardening, collecting guns, building things, watching military programs, and helping others. His greatest pleasure was spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Lillian Moore Adams of Rynella; son, Warren Joseph Adams, Jr. of Centerville; daughters, Julie Adams Barbin and husband David of Covington, Donna Adams Graham of Laurel, MS; brother, Morris Adams, Jr., and wife Janice of Franklin; sisters, Emily Austin of Charlotte, NC, Joetta Williford and husband Benny of Humble, TX, Susie Motrichek and husband John of Madisonville, Daisy Miller of Reno, NV, Janet Ballard and husband Lloyd of Humble, TX, Molly Womack and husband Ed of Carencro, Faye Adams of Houston; foster brother, Calvin Washispack of New Iberia; 5 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Maurice Adams, and Henrietta Carpenter; foster parents, Elase and Delta Washispack; brothers, Atlas Adams, Alcie Adams; and a sister, Lilly Mary Adams. Pallbearers will be Wilton Walker, David Barbin, Brandon Barbin, Nicholas Barbin, Al Graham, and Ben Barbin. Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, 337.365.3331, is in charge of arrangements.

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Miss. Kathleen Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Warren Adams

Miss. Kathleen Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

A Salute to Warren J Adams Sr, US Navy RetireBand of BrothersYou may have served in Combat or not. You may have retired out or you may have served for a short time. You may have been a draftee or a volunteer. You may have served in the Corps, Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard or the Merchant Marines, BUT YOU SERVED. You did not run off to England or Canada, etc. YOU DID YOUR JOB HONORABLY and for that I am PROUD to call you Brother. You may have served during WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Persian Gulf, Iraq or Afghanistan, but you served, you did not run. You have a Discharge Certificate with those words HONORABLY DISCHARGED the two most noble words in the world. Again I am proud to know each and every one of you. Brother-Sister, life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forgive the ones who don't, just because you can. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a second chance, grab it with both hands know this. If it changes your life, let it. Take a few minutes to think before you act when you're mad. Forgive quickly. God never said life would be easy, he just promised it would be worth it. Every day is Band of Brothers'/Sisters?? Day; share this with all your fellow veterans you know. Happy Brothers'/Sisters' Day! To the cool men and women that have touched my life: Here's to you!! I was never a hero, but I am thankful I served among you. A real Brother/Sister walks with you when the rest of the world walks on you.Warren, I Salute you ?? be with the Lord as a Sailor and sail the seas of Heaven. Oh, and you might want to volunteer to help keep all the electrical lights in Heaven in good order. We LOVE you.

COL (US Army Retired) Calvin J Washispack, Foster Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

Aunt Lillian, We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God give you strength and carry you through this difficult time. I wish we could have been there to offer our condolences in person. Dad has shared wonderful memories that I will remember forever. Know you are in our prayers. With Love, Chris and Joy

Chris Washispack and Joy Lingenfelter Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

Mr Adams represented the best in man, always kind, thoughtful, considerate and caring for everyone. He will be sadly missed by family, friends and all who knew him.

DAVID BARBIN Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

I pray that Warren is in the presence of Christ. I am sorry I can't attend the funeral service because I am in Macau China now.

Dr. Quentin Washispack Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

Aunt Lillian, I'm so sorry to hear about Uncle Warren. It was a shock to me. I wish I could be there to offer my condolences. Uncle Warren was such a sweet person. Julie, Donna, and Josh, I know you will miss your dad terribly. Please accept my sympathy for your loss. I hope to be able to see you soon.Celeste, Rhett, Cameron and Mallory Stout

Celeste Washispack Stout Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

Lillian, Jan and I are so sorry for your loss. Warren was a brother to me and a brother is a God send and someone who has shared in many of the shame experiences from the same point of view. Warren was not only a brother, but also a good friend. We were very different yet we are very much the same when it come to what matters in life. Our ideals may differ yet we both saw things in the same light. God bless you, your family and your memories of your husband, Warren.

COL (Ret) Calvin & Jan Washispack Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

To all the Adams and Washishpack families, foster family, I am very sorry to learn of Warren's death. Remember all the good times and focus on the fact that all his worldly worries are over, and thst he is now resting in our Father's arms. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you all at this sad time!

Mary Jane Fremin Pichoff Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

To The Adams faimly:My sympathy goes out to each and every one of you. Remember the good times and rely on your faith to get through this sad time in your life.Remember to that he is in the presence of Our Lord.God be with you all.Pam Boudreaux Derouen

Pamela Derouen Mar 15 2013 12:00 AM

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