COLEMAN — Billie J. Adams Jr., 75, of Coleman, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018 at Holiday Hill Nursing Home. His family is honoring his wishes and donated his body to the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Arrangements are under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home.

He was born March 23, 1943 in Coleman to Billie J. Adams Sr. and Velma Rovena Gibson Adams Handy. On July 3, 2004, he married Elberta Kay Tate in New Deal.

He is survived by several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Kay.