Theodore McAdams, Sr., 83, of Augusta, went to be with our Lord peacefully on Monday, May 6, 2013 at home surrounded by his family. Visitation Thursday 5-7 p.m. and service 2 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2013, all at Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta.
Theodore was born in Dover, New Jersey on August 24, 1929, to the late Madeline (Barry) and Richard McAdams.
He joined the Army National Guard in 1949 and during his service he was on active duty in the Korea War until 1952.
He retired as a factory worker at Joyce Moulding in Booton, New Jersy. On Dec. 22, 1950 he married Dolores (Speer) McAdams, who survives him.
He is also survived by: son, Ted McAdams Jr. and Diana of Douglass; sister, Katherine McGuire of Hazelton, PA; brother, Tom McAdams and wife Barbara of PA.; grandchildren Chris Cooley (Tammy), Steve Cooley, Sarah Malcolm (Mario), Mary Ludlow (Justin) and Ted McAdams III; and 14 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Nancy Cooley; and brothers, Richard, William and Harold. Memorial donations to Augusta VFW or the Paralyzed Veterans of America.