|Birth: ||Jun. 20, 1917|
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 2009|
Melba K. Adams, 91, of Great Bend, died Jan. 7 at Central Kansas Medical Center in Great Bend. She was born June 20, 1917, in rural Pawnee County, the daughter of Norris P. and Gladys D. Frick Campbell. She married Donald C. Adams on Oct. 10, 1937, at Larned. He died April 7, 1971. She was a homemaker and had worked for Fuller Brush for 20 years. She was a resident of Great Bend since 1962, coming from rural Radium.
Mrs. Adams was a member of the First Assembly of God, Great Bend. Melba was committed to her family, friends and church, devoting time visiting community members who resided in area nursing homes.
Survivors include one son, David Adams and wife, Marilyn; two daughters, Diana Lunsford and Dawna Adams-Davis; three sisters, Faye Poole, Geraldine Smith and JoAnn Broadbooks; three grandchildren, Gary Adams, Chris Adams and wife Erin and Adam Lunsford and wife Cinamon; and seven great-grandchildren, including triplets Brooke, Kayley and Sarah Adams, Ryan Adams, Cody Lunsford, Jazmine Lunsford and Jenna Rose Lunsford.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Assembly of God, Great Bend, with Pastor Dwight Dozier officiant. Interment will be at the Great Bend Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, with the family to receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend. Donations to a memorial fund for First Assembly of God may be made in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at www.bryantfh.net.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Jan. 9, 2009
Donald C. Adams (1916 - 1971)*
Great Bend Cemetery
Created by: Linda O.
Record added: Mar 01, 2010
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