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Lola Dell Carpenter Gaines
Birth: Apr. 14, 1917
Hamilton County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 2007
Bandera
Bandera County
Texas, USA

Parents:
Oscar William CARPENTER
Lucy Louisa GIESECKE

Lola Dell Carpenter first married Virgil Alvis Adamson on September 25, 1932 in Bandera County, Texas. They divorced.

Lola Dell Carpenter married Kenneth Marlin Gaines by phone on July 12, 1951 while he was on his way to Germany while in the military.

Obituary:
Lola Dell Gaines, 90, passed away in Bandera, Sunday, Dec. 22.

She was born April 14, 1917, in Hico to William and Lucy Geiscke Carpenter.

Lola married Virgil Alvis Adamson 1931 in Bandera. She married Kenneth Marlin Gaines in 1951.

Survivors include five daughters, Peggy Joyce Adamson Boni of New Jersey; Patricia Gail Adamson Fordham of Taylor; Joan Claudette Adamson Queen and her husband, Bob, of Tennessee; Lu Etta Gaines Barnett and her husband, Bob, of San Antonio; and Cherry Darlene Gaines Barrett of Bandera; four sons, Virgil Rodney Adamson and his wife, Patty; Jack Colin Adamson and his wife, Yvette; William Rickie Adamson and his wife, Shirley, all of Bandera; and Kenneth Marlin Gaines Jr. of Pipe Creek; 30 grandchildren; 61 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Lola was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Virgil Alvis Adamson and Kenneth Marlin Gaines; daughter Marjorie June Adamson; sisters, Yvonne Thomas and Miranda Pue; brother William Carpenter; daughter-in-law Janet Gaines; and sons-in-law John Boni and Charles Fordham.

Funeral services were held Thursday, Dec. 27, at Grimes Funeral Chapel in Bandera with Mr. Martin Smith officiating. Internment followed at Bandera Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Oscar Carpenter (1894 - 1925)
  Lucy Louisa Giesecke Pue (1894 - 1976)
 
 Spouses:
  Virgil Alvis Adamson (1908 - 1996)*
  Kenneth Marlin Gaines (1924 - 1999)*
 
 Children:
  Marjorie June Adamson (1934 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lola Dell Carpenter Gaines (1917 - 2007)
  William Oscar Carpenter (1921 - 1924)*
  Yvonne Dorothy Carpenter Thomas (1922 - 2003)*
  Marinda Pue (1926 - 1927)**
  Helen May Pue Grothues (1929 - 2013)**
  Joy Mazelle Pue Persyn (1931 - 2010)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bandera Cemetery
Bandera
Bandera County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Trudy
Originally Created by: Donna Schulte Loth
Record added: Oct 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79395380
Lola Dell <i>Carpenter</i> Gaines
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Lola Dell <i>Carpenter</i> Gaines
Added by: Donna Schulte Loth
 
Lola Dell <i>Carpenter</i> Gaines
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 Added: May. 2, 2012
 
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