Obituary of Raymond Adams, Jr.
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Raymond Adams, Jr. 92 yrs old, passed away @ United Methodist Communities @ The Shores , in Ocean City on 3/4/2023 peacefully to be with The Lord.
He was born in Ocean City, NJ in house on 11th and Bay Ave. He has been a lifetime resident in Ocean City, NJ During his life he was an active member of the Ocean City Baptist Church as well as a former member of the Greater Mainland Chamber of Commerce. He recently worked the past 18 years for the City of Northfield responsible for payroll, He proudly became a CPA as of 10/2002.
He served in the Army from 1952-1954 during the Korean War , stationed in Japan. He attended Phila. College of Bible, Wheaton College, Illinois and graduated from Rutgers College during night school.
He is survived by his daughter; Susan (Adams)VanSant of Northfield, NJ and his brother Norman Robert Adams of Ocean City. 4 grandchildren; Matt (Lauren) Van Sant of EHT; Chris Vansant (Portia Womer) of Phila., Pa.; Justin Adams of Orlando, FL and Stefanie Adams of St. Augustine, FL. Also survived by 3 great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Was predeceased in death by his wife Carol; son Clifford; sister Thelma Fields and sister Ruth Mitchell,
His funeral service will be held on 3/11/2023 @ Ocean City Baptist Church located @ 10th & Wesley Ave.@ 11-12noon, where friend may call one hour earlier. Burial will follow service @ Seaside Cemetery in Palermo, NJ His wishes were for those who desire to send Memorial contributions to the Great Commission Fellowship, C/o Ocean City Baptist Church, Ocean City, NJ 08226.
Family wishes to give their appreciation and thanks to staff @ The Shores Healthcare Unit as well as to Angelic Hospice for providing support and care for Ray Adams during these times.
Funeral arrangements being made by the Godfrey Funeral Home of Ocean City. For condolences to the family, visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com.