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Mildred Genevieve Duty Adams
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1922
Malden
Dunklin County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1996
Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

Aunt Mildred was the daughter of Ernest Samuel Duty and Hattie SIMMONS Duty. She was one of their ten children who lived to adulthood and the granddaughter of James G.A. Duty and Littia Anna WHITLOCK Duty and of her maternal grandparents, Jefferson Simmons and Sarah ISAACKS Simmons.

She first married Pearl Russell and then, on January 1, 1947, she married Harry Edward Burris. He died June 30, 1969. She later married Asa Thomas Adams on January 12, 1970.

Aunt Mildred was preceded in death by two sons, two daughters, a brother, and two sisters.

Her survivors included her husband, one son, James, one daughter, Mary, two brothers, Ernest and Charles Dale Duty, and four sisters, Faye Angelini, Ann Taticek, Helen Sommers, and my mother, Audrey Arnold-Rhodes. Also, surviving her are are grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, cousins, and a host of friends. She is loved and missed by all.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Samuel Duty (1889 - 1973)
  Hattie Simmons Duty (1894 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry Edward Burris (1911 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  James Edward Burris (1949 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Audrey May Duty Arnold-Rhodes (1911 - 1997)*
  Everett Dorcie Duty (1913 - 1985)*
  Edith Marie Duty Haney (1915 - 1992)*
  Opal Dolly Duty Shultz-Topper (1916 - 1995)*
  Letha Duty (1919 - 1933)*
  Charles Dale Duty (1920 - 1920)*
  Mildred Genevieve Duty Adams (1922 - 1996)
  Pansy May Duty (1923 - 1923)*
  Anne May Duty Taticek (1927 - 2004)*
  Winnie Faye Duty Angelini (1929 - 1997)*
  Helen Duty Thornton-Sommers (1931 - 2010)*
  Ernest Samuel Duty (1936 - 2000)*
  Charles Dale Duty (1937 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Harry Burris's headstone is next to Aunt Mildred on the left side. Aunt Mildred is to the right of him with a FUNERAL HOME MARKER.
 
Burial:
Friends Hill Cemetery
Oran
Scott County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Back (North) Section, Row 3
 
Created by: Rita Jean Arnold
Record added: Jul 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11329639
Mildred Genevieve <i>Duty</i> Adams
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Mildred Genevieve <i>Duty</i> Adams
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Mildred Genevieve <i>Duty</i> Adams
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- Sharon
 Added: Jun. 29, 2014
You are so missed~
- Rita Jean Arnold
 Added: Apr. 28, 2014

- XO
 Added: Apr. 24, 2014
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