Garland L Adams
March 7, 1949 - March 6, 2020
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Greenlawn Funeral Home East
Thursday 3/12, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
3540 East Seminole
Springfield, Missouri 65809
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Garland Louis Adams, 70, Springfield, Mo, passed on to be with the Lord on March 6th, 2020, at 7:30 a.m. He was at home with his family by his side. Garland would have celebrated his 71st birthday on March 7th, 2020. He found out that he had stage 4 pancreatic cancer. He sought every resumable…

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Ronnie Durst left a message on March 19, 2020:
To be absent in the body is to be present with the Lord. From labor to reward. Durst Family
Matt Drury left a message on March 16, 2020:
So very sorry for your family's loss. I worked with Garland at Hammon's Field. He always had a smile for me, and was a friend to everyone. He will be greatly missed. RIP.
Genella Bond left a message on March 16, 2020:
"For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens." 2 Corinthians 5:1. Deepest love and sympathy. Mary Ann, I am praying for you and the family. Genella Bond
Sheri Gibe left a message on March 16, 2020:
Garland, your treasures of smile, sense of humor, and kindness defined you. I will use those treasures as a reminder to share a little of you throughout my encounters. My thoughts are with your family and friends. Sheri, Springfield Cardinals “These future difficult days are the reason those past beautiful memories were given.” slg
Rhonda Heard left a message on March 16, 2020:
I send my condolences to the Adams, family.Mr. Garland, will be missed by all who knew him. A very warm heart person, who always had a smile for you.RIP my friend
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Lloyd V. Benson left a message on March 16, 2020:
We enjoyed getting acquainted with Garland at the Springfield Cardinals - So sorry to hear of his passing. Lloyd V. Benson
Wayne Daily left a message on March 16, 2020:
To one of the best person I ever meet, We will miss the phone calls on ever holidays and railroad dinners. Prayers for his family, tell we meet again, gone but never forgotten. Duke and the Dutches of Conway, Wayne and Sharon Daily
Richard Massey left a message on March 16, 2020:
Most likeable person I ever met.
Kathy Foster left a message on March 16, 2020:
My husband Roger Foster worked with Garland at BNSF Railroad. Roger retired 2011. Garland would call some of the old railroaders to get together for lunches every few months to stay connected, needless to say Roger was shocked to learn of Garland's passing. Our sympathies to the family.
Kay Johnson left a message on March 16, 2020:
My deepest condolences to the Families. Garland was a Great Human Being. He may be gone but He will never be forgotten. RIP Garland.
Rick Hood left a message on March 16, 2020:
You will be greatly missed by all of us who knew you. We will miss your regular phone call reminding us of an upcoming BMWE gathering. I'm thankful to have known you. Till we meet again... Rick
Gale Wickell left a message on March 16, 2020:
I will miss seeing Garland. He seemed to be everywhere, always with a smile and a wonderful wit and sense of humor. While his loss saddens me I wouldn't want him to suffer. It will leave a hole in many lives, including mine, when I bowl or go to the ballgames and miss hearing his infectious laugh. . Thank you, Garland, you were a really good man and will be remembered fondly by many. Gale Wickell
Greenlawn left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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