Glena Faye (Mitchum) Adams

Glena Faye (Mitchum) Adams of Elk City, Oklahoma, was born May 12, 1937 to John and Lottie (Kelly) Mitchum. She joined her mother, father and son in Heaven on April 10, 2019. 


Glena Faye graduated from Merritt High School in 1956. She married her high school sweetheart, Don Adams in 1957. Glena and Don had three children, Ricky, David and Tammy. Glena was a devoted wife and mother, who was fierce in her love for her family.


She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Don Adams, of the home; son, Ricky Adams and wife, Cathy of Edmond, OK; daughter, Tammy Merz of Oktaha, OK; grandchildren, Rikki, Kaitlyn, Whitley, Taylor, Cody and Lilly; five great grandchildren; one sister, Doris Ann Roberts and a host of other relatives and friends. 


Services will be held Monday, April 15, 2019 at 2:30 P.M. at the Whinery Funeral Service chapel. Burial will be held at Fairlawn cemetery under the direction of Whinery Funeral Service. Condolences can be made online at

The Beckham County Record

112 E Main Street 
Sayre, OK 73662
Phone: 580-928-5540
Fax: 580-928-5547
1119 W 3rd Street
Elk City, OK 73644
Phone: 580-303-7318