The Waskom Fire Department on March 17, 2019 paid tribute to the late Bill Adler with a memorial plaque dedicated to his memory and for his contribution to the Waskom Fire Department and community by Fire Chief Murf King and Assistant Chief Jerry Hall.
The event was unveiled at Waskom’s Station 3, Training Center on Highway 9 South, in the Waskom community. In full colors during the event were the Waskom Fire Department Honor Guard, with services led by WFD Chaplain Doug Lovett from Waskom’s Independent Faith Baptist Church.
Family members, community members and WFD personnel were in attendance for the ceremony. The Adler family donated land to the Waskom Fire Department and facilitated the purchase of nearby acreage in the expansion, growth and development of the departments training center and continued, extensive services to the Waskom community.