Beloved KSWO employee passes away

Lawton_Terry McDonald Adams was born April 29, 1947 at Fort Leavenworth, KS to Lillian McDonald Adams and Marcus Webb Adams, Sr.

He died suddenly June 26 at St. Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, OK.  A graduate of Putnam City High School, he attended OSU and OCU, and was a M.P. in the Oklahoma National Guard.  Naturally gregarious, he was a salesman by trade and worked for OKC CarpetWorld, and later owned CarpetMart in Lawton.

At the time of his death he was employed by KSWO-TV, Lawton.  Predeceased by his parents, he is survived by brothers Marcus W. Adams, M.D., Norman, and Eddie E. Adams, Lawton; a daughter, Angie Thomas, her husband James and grandchildren Abigail, Ethan and Zachary Thomas of Grand Prairie, TX; son Andy Adams and wife Lorraine of Arlington, TX; and his dog Max.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2008 at Faith Bible Church, Lawton.