|Birth: ||Oct. 8, 1866|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 1958|
Published in The Carnegie Herald,
Carnegie, Caddo Co., OK
Wednesday, February 5, 1958
Former Resident Funeral Service Held At Fort Cobb
FORT COBB-Funeral services for Mrs. Melinda Adams, 90 years old, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, January 27, at the Fort Cobb Funeral chapel. Rev. Ted Ewing, pastor of the First Baptist church, officiated and burial was in the Oakgrove cemetery.
Mrs. Adams had been a resident of Fort Cobb and community since 1905. After the death of her husband she had gone to Neodesha, Kansas, to make her home with a son. She was born in Salem, Iowa. She was married to W.S. Adams in 1887 in Iowa. She was a member of the Baptist church.
Survivors include two sons, Lewis of Hobart and Tommie of Neodesha; six daughters, Mrs. Mamie Henderson, Eakly, Mrs. Pearl Cotton, Austin, Tex., Mrs. Bettie King and Mrs. Gertrude Phillips of Comanche, Mrs. Ethel Bowman, Loveland, Colo., and Mrs. Georgia Baker, Seattle, Wash.; and one sister, Mrs. Josie Spivey, Lawton.
Submitted by Lillian # 47192135
Burial Record, Loran Fawcett Funeral Home, Neodesha KS., #7 for 1958:
Widow of William S. Adams
Kansas resident 26 years. 91 years of age, 3 mos 16 days.
Passed away in Wilson County, Ks, nursing home
Father William C. Mason, born in Indiana
Mother Phoebe R. Mason, born in North Carolina.
Body shipped to Oak Grove Cem, Ft. Cobb, OK.
William Sherman Adams (1866 - 1949)
Thomas V. Adams (1912 - 1993)*
Fort Cobb Cemetery
Created by: Nancy Charlton
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68163107