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Adolph D. Rivers

July 18, 1955 July 19, 2019
Adolph D. Rivers
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Adolph D. Rivers (known as Bear Alibab) was born in Newark, New Jersey on July 18, 1955. He departed this life on July 20, 2019 at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA. Adolph had been a resident of Philadelphia for the past 12 years.

Adolph attended Newark Tech High School in Newark, NJ. He was a machinist at Wallace and Tiernan for 16 years. He also worked at How Medica for 12 years. Adolph served in the United States Marine Corps from 1974 through 1978 and earned an Honorable Discharge.

Adolph was with his beloved Tammy Terrell Salley for 28 years. They married on November 27, 2016.

Adolph has joined his loved one: father, Earl Rivers; mother Jean Rivers; son, Jihad Rivers; daughter, Angel D. Rivers; and sister, Camella Walton.

He leaves to mourn: his wife, Tammy Terrell Salley-Rivers; four sons, Adolph Jr. (Peanut), Lamar, Rahim and Tyree (Lil Peanut); one daughter, Yolanda C. Moody; 17 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren; five brothers, Earl, Elvis, Alex, Amos and Leon; six sisters, Relata, Angie, Myra, Valerie, Suwanna and Catherine (Chuncey); mother-in-law, Esther Salley; two sisters-in-law and three brothers-in-law; one aunt, Sheila Austin; one lifelong friend, Mike Hampton; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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Visitation

Saturday

3

Aug

8:00 AM 8/3/2019 8:00:00 AM - 9:00 AM 8/3/2019 9:00:00 AM
Perry Funeral Home

34 Mercer St.
Newark, NJ 07103

Perry Funeral Home
34 Mercer St. Newark 07103 NJ
United States

Funeral Service

Saturday

3

Aug

9:00 AM 8/3/2019 9:00:00 AM
Perry Funeral Home

34 Mercer St.
Newark, NJ 07103

Perry Funeral Home
34 Mercer St. Newark 07103 NJ
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Glendale Cemetery Final Resting Place

28 Hoover Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

28 Hoover Avenue Bloomfield 07003 NJ
United States
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