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Nada Mae Provence Ammons
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Birth: May 10, 1910
Plaska
Hall County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1999
Amarillo
Potter County
Texas, USA

Nada Ammons, 88, of Amarillo, died Saturday, March 20, 1999.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Ray Meier officiating. Arrangements are by Schooler-Gordon Funeral Directors, 5400 Bell St.

Mrs. Ammons was born in Plaska. She was a homemaker and attended Central Church of Christ.

She married Leo Scott in 1928. He preceded her in death. She also was preceded in death by her second husband, Roy Ammons, and a daughter, Jeanine Scott, in 1994.

Mrs. Ammons and her second husband became foster parents in 1959. For more than 100 foster children, they were known as "Mama Nada" and "Papa Roy." They retired in 1970.

Survivors include a grandson, David Russell of Amarillo; a granddaughter, Patricia Hearn of Amarillo; three greatgrandchildren; and three great-greatgrandchildren.

The family requests memorials be to Alzheimer's Association Panhandle Chapter.


Amarillo Globe-News
Tuesday, March 23, 1999

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Marion Provence (1876 - 1959)
  Olga Bathsheba Nase Provence (1881 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Arthur Leroy Ammons (1906 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Jeanine Anne Scott (1933 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thelma Anice Provence Baker (1900 - 1992)*
  Nina Gertrude Provence (1901 - 1936)*
  Thomas Onie Provence (1902 - 1953)*
  Enna Florence Provence Parnell (1906 - 1933)*
  Nada Mae Provence Ammons (1910 - 1999)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Name is pronounced "NAY-duh".
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Amarillo
Potter County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 29, 2009
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