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Elva Ruth Magee Adamson
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1914
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1989
Dallas
Polk County
Oregon, USA

Elva Ruth Adamson died Feb. 22 in Dallas, Ore. The second daughter of Jonce and Grace Magee, she was born July 12, 1914, near Nora.

The body was cremated. Memorial services were Feb. 26 at 3 p.m., in the Church of Christ, Monmouth, Ore.

She graduated from Ruskin High School in 1932 and married LaVerne H. Adamson of Nelson Feb. 24, 1933.

They farmed near Ruskin and Nelson before moving to Denver in the early 1940's. Mrs. Adamson was active in the Church of Christ of Englewood and later of Bloomfield.

In May, 1975, they moved to Cashmere, Wash., and then to Salem, Ore., in 1980.

She is survived by her husband, LaVerne; two sons, Jimmie of Salem, Ore., and Leslie of Englewood, Colo.; six daughters, Mrs. Kenneth Forbes (Janet) of Morrison, Colo., Phyllis Gardner of Woodburn, Ore., Linda Winter of Denver, Mrs. Ronald Baker (Betty Jo) of Skiatook, Okla., Mrs. Anthony Aragon (Dianna) of Yakima, Wash., and Mrs. Ronald Cooper (Susanne) of Boulder, Colo.; three sisters, Maxine Ward of Longmont, Colo., Joyce Porter of Englewood and Marilyn Webber of Albany, N.Y.; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Garth Magee of Littleton, Colo., and Neal Magee of Seattle, Wash.

Superior Express, Thursday, March 16, 1989 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonce C Magee (1888 - 1949)
  Grace May Thayer Magee (1891 - 1978)
 
 Spouse:
  LaVerne Howard Adamson (1913 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Maxine D Magee Ward (1913 - 2012)*
  Elva Ruth Magee Adamson (1914 - 1989)
  Garth Thayer Magee (1917 - 1986)*
  James Curtis Magee (1928 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Spring Creek Cemetery
Ruskin
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot 28, Space 2A
 
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Sep 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29725645
Elva Ruth <i>Magee</i> Adamson
Added by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
 
Elva Ruth <i>Magee</i> Adamson
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