Douglas Oaddams, 55, of Chicago, perished in the fire on 9th Street, at 12:45 a.m. on Friday, January 18, 2013. Douglas was born on April 2, 1957 in Chicago the son of Fredrick and Princena Scott Oddams. He was preceded in death by his mother. Three cousins, Donald and Deonte Lewis and Victor Hudson also perished in the fire with him. He is survived by his father, Fredrick (wife, Trueanne) Oddams; three brothers, Robert Scott, Dan Oddams and Leon Williams; three sisters, Rosemary Rowell, Shirley Oddams, Truesillia Williams; cousin, Jacqueline Parnell-Hudson; and a host of nieces and nephews. There will be a visitation from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2013 until the time of Memorial Services at 11:00 a.m. at Abundant Faith Christian Center, 2525 Taylor Avenue, Springfield, IL with Reverend Samuel Carter officiating.