Thomas Wayne McAdams, age 43, of Shepherd, Texas, passed away at his home Thursday, March 5, 2009. He was born in Houston, Texas on November 8, 1965 to Kenneth James and Gayle McAdams. He is survived by both parents, one son, J a r o n Z a l m a n and one daughter, K r i s t i n e Philp; one g r a n d - daughter, Madeline Philp; one b r o t h e r , J a m e s M c A d - ams and wife, Lisa; two nephews, Ken Rollins and Travis McAdams; two nieces, Sarah Rollins and Amanda McAdams. He leaves behind many other cherished family members and treasured friends. Funeral services were held Sunday, March 8, 2009, 3:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Shepherd, Texas with interment at Old Big Creek Cemetery in Shepherd. In lieu of fl owers, the family ask you to please make donations to the “Blue & White Scholarship Fund” at Shepherd High School, Shepherd, Texas.
Lori Dianne Rollins, age 45, of Shepherd, Texas, passed away Friday, March 6, 2009. She was born in Houston, Texas on February 10, 1964 to Kenneth James and Gayle McAdams. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Kenneth Rollins, brother, Thomas Wayne McAdams; father and motherin- law, Ed and R e b a Rollins. S u r - v i v o r s include her pare n t s , Kenneth and Gayle McAdams; daughter, Sarah Gayle Rollins; son, Kenneth Edward Rollins; brother, James McAdams and wife, Lisa; nephews, Travis McAdams, Jaron Zalman, Brian Cary, Joshua Carey, David Hoot, Justin Hoot; nieces, Amanda McAdams, Kristine Philip, and Jessica Street; mother-in-law & father-in-law, Jerry and Vida Standley; special friend and sister-in-law, Kim Hoot; special friend, Regina Windt; numerous other cherished family members and treasured friends throughout the years. Funeral services were held 3:00 p.m., Sunday, March 8, 2009 at First Baptist Church, Shepherd, Texas with interment at Old Big Creek Cemetery, Shepherd, Texas.