David Napoleon Adaway

March 17, 1943 ~ January 14, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old


Mr. David Adaway, age 79 of Lyons, passed away on January 14, 2023. He was a native of Texas and moved to Glenwood in 1996, and most recently lived in Lyons for the past few years. Mr. Adaway worked as a security guard for Chicken of the Sea and was a former Glenwood police officer as well as a former deputy sheriff of Wheeler County. He was a veteran who previously served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. Adaway was preceded in death by his parents, Napoleon and Daisy Adaway; one sister and brother-in-law, Daisy and Jim Bergner; and one brother, Billy Adaway.

Mr. Adaway’s loved ones include his wife, Amanda Adaway of Lyons; his children, David Adaway and wife Angie of Arkansas, and Tessa Sweeney and husband Chuck of Pennsylvania; one sister, Mary Tootle and Husband Randall of Glenwood; one grandchild, Anthony Rose of Arkansas; and several nieces and nephews.

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