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Douglas Adams

December 17, 1982 — September 17, 2020

Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams, 37 of New Gretna, NJ passed away on Thursday September 17, 2020.  Born in Atlantic City, NJ Doug has been a lifetime area resident.  He worked for Shoreline Construction and Great Bay Marina.  Doug was skilled with his hands and was talented at woodworking, electrical work, building trucks and mechanical work among many other things.  He enjoyed spending time on the water boating and riding motorcycles.    

He was predeceased by his beloved wife Jackie Adams in 2016 and cousin Jeremy Cramer in 2016.    

He is survived by loving daughter Alexis Adams of New Gretna, parents Benjamin and Joan Adams of New Gretna, brother Benny Adams (Danielle) of Galloway, Father-in-Law and Mother-in-Law Tom and Anna Paxton of Little Egg Harbor, many aunts, uncles, cousins, his buddies Matt and Eddie and his dog Star.   

Visitation will be held on Friday September 25, 2020 from 5pm to 8pm at Maxwell Funeral Home 160 Mathistown Road Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087.  A Funeral Service will be held at 8:00pm and be available live on,  Room ID# 922 263 7086 password 6092966060. Due to COVID-19 the funeral home is operating at 25% occupancy capacity as per NJ executive order.  Please note that all visitors must wear a face mask inside the funeral home. 

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Friday, September 25, 2020

5:00 - 8:00pm

Greenwood Cemetery, Tuckerton


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