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Luther "Jack" Adams
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1883
Death: Oct. 22, 1957
Berrien Springs
Berrien County
Michigan, USA

Luther Adams was born on Jun. 16, 1883, to Martha White and Jesse Adams.

He died on Oct. 22, 1957, in Berrien Springs, Berrien County, Michigan, USA, and was living with a grandchild and family.

Luther Adams married Elizabeth (Lizzie) Cole on Feb. 2, 1908, and she died in 1916.

Their childeren were:

May Adams born on November 21, 1909 in Arkansas and died in 1968. May married Charlie Blake in 1926, in Jonesboro, Arkansas. I think May is buried in Missouri. She had around 9 children who are all deceased.

Howard Lile Adams who was born September 3, 1915 in Jonesboro, Ark, and died February 6, 1997, in Michigan City, Indiana. He married Rena Luerene Cox on April 28, 1936, in Cardwell, Missouri, and she is still living at this writing. They had 8 children. He is buried in Three Oaks, Michigan.

Jesse's daughter was called Vinie Adams. Possibly her name was Alvina, but not for sure. She was born in 1886 and she married Wilber Wolfe on May 23, 1904, in Vermillion County, Ill., and they had one daughter named Ruvilla (Bill) Wolfe who was born February 1, 1906, in Ill. They later lived in Gary Indiana. She may have died in 1947 and he in 1951.

Luther Adams remarried after Lizzie died to Oma Walters in 1917, and they divorced.

He married Beechie Eunice Watkins, on Sep 16, 1918. They had 5 children:

Luther and Beechie's children are:

Ora Adams was born December 28, 1919, and died April 1968, in Allegan, Mich. She married Ernest Sandefur and had around 7 children.

Mary Martha Adams ws born on September 23, 1920, and died September 1973, in Ok, City, Ok. She married Bill Weaver

Alma Jewel Adams was born August 22, 1922 and died April 1980, Saginaw, Mich. She married Alphis Hill on October 25,1941, and later Geddin Jack Marcum. They had around 8 children.

James Robert Adams was born April 23, 1925, in Arkansas and died July 1969, in Michigan. He is buried in Three Oaks, Michigan. He never married

Lucian Woodrow Adams was born in 1927 in Arkansas and he married Betty. They had a boy and a girl. This is the only child still living. They live in Oklahoma.

**Beechie had Ross Watkins before she married Luther.

Luther was preceded in death by his parents, and his sister Vinie Adams Wolfe ( she married Wilber Wolfe) 1886-1947, and two half brothers: Marion Phillip Adams and Jesse Dalton Adams.

He leaves a brother: brother Robert Eli Adams (4 Aug 1881 - 1970).

Mr. Adams served in WWI.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Adams (1856 - 1917)
 
 Spouses:
  Beechie Eunice Watkins Adams (1885 - 1935)
  Elizabeth Cole Adams (1889 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Howard Lyle Adams (1914 - 1997)*
  Ora Lee Adams Sandefur (1919 - 1986)*
  Alma Jewell Adams Marcum (1922 - 1980)*
  James Robert Adams (1925 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Robert Eli Adams (1881 - 1970)*
  Luther Adams (1883 - 1957)
  Marion Phillip Ross Adams (1894 - 1928)*
  Jesse Dalton Adams (1898 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bishop Cemetery
Craighead County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Aug 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57562177
Luther Jack Adams
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Added by: Kendall
 
 
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Thank you for your services Great Grandfather
- Kassandra Sego
 Added: Feb. 9, 2016
Thank you for your service to our country.
- Sandra
 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
 
 
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