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William Alexander "Alex" Adams
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Birth: Aug., 1844
Washington County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1905
Mokane
Callaway County
Missouri, USA

DIED - At the home of his daughter, Mrs. R. J. Lillly, in this city, December 26, W. A. Adams, aged 61 years. Mr. Adams was born in Washington county, Missouri, August 10, 1844. He was a good, Christian man and we have heard it said of him that his word was as good as any bond. He leaves his wife, three sons and two daughters to mourn his death. Funeral services were conducted from the M. E. Church, South, by Rev. W. A. Chapman.

Fri. Jan. 5, 1906


In Memory of Wm. A. Adams

Though cast down, we're not forsaken,
Though afflicted, not alone;
Thou didst give and Thou hast taken
Blessed Lord, Thy will be done.

By Thy hands the boon was given,
Thou hast taken but Thy own
Lord of earth and God of heaven,
Evermore Thy will be done.

Death ever brings sadness to our
breasts, but when it comes and takes a
dear old father from the home.
He had been sick for several days and
all was done for him that loving hands
could do.
Weep not, wife and children, for me,
For I am waiting in glory for thee.

HIS DAUGHTER.

Fri. Jan. 12, 1906
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Gibson Adams (1835 - 1920)
 
 Children:
  James Edward "Ed" Adams (1866 - 1946)*
  Germina Kathryn "Katie" Adams Reifsteck (1870 - 1935)*
  Martha Louisa Adams Lilly (1873 - 1956)*
  William Matthew "Matt" Adams (1876 - 1954)*
  George Washington Adams (1877 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Wm. Adams
CO. M 3 MO. S.M. Cav.
 
Burial:
Mokane Cemetery
Mokane
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: While you were sleeping
Originally Created by: Phyllis Bush
Record added: May 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37306640
William Alexander Alex Adams
Added by: Roxanne Weathers
 
William Alexander Alex Adams
Added by: Roxanne Weathers
 
William Alexander Alex Adams
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Rest In Peace
- Roxanne Weathers
 Added: Sep. 30, 2014
This is my Great-great Grandfather, through his daughter, Martha Louisa (Lula) Adams Lilly and my Grandson carries his name, Alexander Lorne Tindall.
- Patricia Claire (Mishler) Gaines
 Added: Dec. 9, 2012
In memory of my GG Grandad
- While you were sleeping
 Added: Apr. 29, 2012
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