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Elma Merrill Adams
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Birth: Aug. 17, 1920
Duchesne County
Utah, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1994
Uintah County
Utah, USA

VERNAL, Utah—Funeral services for Elma Merrill Adams Killian were Saturday, Aug. 20, 1994 at the Roosevelt 5th Ward LDS Chapel. Burial was in the Dry Fork Cemetery.

Mrs. Killian, 73, of Roosevelt, Utah, died Tuesday, Aug. 16 at her daughter's home in Vernal, Utah.

She was born Aug. 17, 1920 in Upalco, Utah, a daughter of Charles Elwin and Rhoda Knight Merrill.

She married John Quincy Adams on May 29, 1939 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died Nov. 14, 1962. She married Clinton H. Killian on July 8, 1969 in Vernal.

She was a homemaker, and a member of the LDS Church. She served in many auxiliaries. She gathered volumes of genealogy and family histories. She was a poet and wrote many poems and tributes.

She was preceded in death by her first husband and one grandson, Clinton John Adams.
Family links: 
  Charles Elwin Merrell (1882 - 1968)
  Rhoda Knight Merrell (1891 - 1953)
  Elsie Josephine Merrill Gardiner (1911 - 1973)*
  Alberto Knight Merrell (1912 - 1932)*
  Violet Merrell Nall (1914 - 2002)*
  Newell Knight Merrill (1916 - 1961)*
  Charles Merrell (1917 - 1985)*
  Elma Merrill Adams (1920 - 1994)
  Helen June Merrell Shelley (1926 - 2005)*
  Hosea LeRoy Merrell (1927 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Dry Fork Cemetery
Uintah County
Utah, USA
Created by: dennis allen
Record added: May 20, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5467092
Elma <i>Merrill</i> Adams
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Elma <i>Merrill</i> Adams
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