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William Lewis Adams
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1886
Death: Aug. 10, 1972
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA

Obituary in The State, Columbia, SC, 12 Aug 1972: Salley - W. L. Adams Sr., 85, died Thursday in Richland Memorial Hospital after a short illness. Mr. Adams was the son of the late W. E. and Victoria Adams. He was a deacon of the Salley Baptist Church for 25 years. He was a rtired warehouse manager of the Columbia Coca-Cola Bottling Co. in Salley and also served as a member of the Salley School Board for a number of years. Graveside services will be in Salley-Oakview Cemetery today at 5 p.m. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mary Stillinger Adams of Salley; seven daughters, Mrs. Eugene Anderson of Toulon, Ill., Mrs. Earl Hallman of Springfield, Mrs. George Bigbee of Columbia, Mrs. Gyles Hall, Mrs. A. R. Williamson, Mrs. Olin Smith and Mrs. George M. Walker of Salley; four sons, James S. Adams of Aiken, William E., W. L. Jr. and Maxie Adams of Salley; three half-brothers, Fairey Adams of Greenwood, Bailey Adams of Norway, Hammond Adams of Columbia; and a half-sister, Mrs. Levy Mizelle Hoffman of Columbia. Baughman Funeral Home, Wagener, is in charge. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Edward Adams (1868 - 1940)
  Ann Victoria Miller Adams (1863 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Magdalene Stillinger Adams (1886 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Inez Rita Adams Anderson (1909 - 1979)*
  Jeanette O'nita Adams Hallman (1911 - 2005)*
  James Shelley Adams (1912 - 1993)*
  Lottie Louise Adams Williamson (1914 - 2004)*
  William Woodrow Adams (1918 - 1983)*
  Margaret Gwendolyn Adams Bigbee (1920 - 2003)*
  Ira Sue Lee Adams Hall (1921 - 2006)*
  William Lewis Adams (1923 - 2014)*
  Nona Faye Adams Walker (1925 - 2009)*
  Maxie Edward Adams (1930 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Lewis Adams (1886 - 1972)
  Bessie Adams (1892 - 1893)**
  Debbie Bertha Adams (1899 - 1908)**
  Fairy Quincy Adams (1902 - 1987)**
  Addie Lou Adams (1906 - 1907)**
  Bailey David Adams (1908 - 1978)**
  Mizelle Adams Hoffman (1913 - 1974)**
  Infant Son Adams (1916 - 1916)**
  Hammond Adams (1919 - 1976)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salley Oakview Cemetery
Salley
Aiken County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Ziemba Gleaton
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54253330
William Lewis Adams
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William Lewis Adams
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William Lewis Adams
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