B. Dianne Adams

November 19, 1943 – November 29, 2019

B. Dianne Adams, 76, of College Station, Texas passed away November 29, 2019 at 2:25 a.m. in her home surrounded by her beloved family and pets.

She was born November 19, 1943 in Springhill, Louisiana to Charles and Bessie Williams and married Larry Adams on April 4, 1964. Dianne served as the Executive Assistant to the Head of the Political Science Department at Texas A&M University for 27 years, retiring in 2014.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Larry Adams; two sons, Dean Adams (Liat Ben-Moshe) and Jay (Lydia) Adams; four grandchildren, Olivia McAdams, Kai Adams, Hannah Grace Adams and Cardon Adams; and brother Lynn Roger (Glenda) Williams. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister.

A graveside service will be held at College Station Memorial Cemetery Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley.

Officiating the memorial is Dawn Lee Wakefield, Certified Life Celebrant and Tribute Professional. Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers.



  1. Jay and Lydia and to the family of Dianne Adams,
    We are so sorry for your loss.

    Uncle Steve and Aunt Eileen Knowles

  2. With deepest sympathy as you remember Dianne. She always had a fun and sweet smile. Keeping you and your family in my prayers during this difficult time.

  3. I had the opportunity to work with Dianne during her 27 years in the Political Science Department. It was evident how much she loved her family. Her face would light up when she spoke of you all. May the wonderful memories you shared bring you comfort during this difficult time.

    Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers,
    Lisa Blum

  4. Dear Larry and all of Dianne’s family,

    Please accept my sincere sympathy for your loss. I worked closely with Dianne in various capacities in the Political Science department. She was a sweet lady who loved her family and her pets. I know you all will miss her greatly. I hope you can celebrate her life even as you mourn the loss.

    Patricia Hurley

  5. To the family of Dianne Adams:

    I was saddened by the news of Dianne’s passing. Without exception, her smile and graciousness never ceased to lighten my day over the many years I knew her while teaching in Political Science. Please accept my condolences for your loss.
    – Warren Dixon

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