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Mabel Louise Thompson Adams
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Birth: Nov., 1874
Waupaca
Waupaca County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1960
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

Mrs. Adams, Bandmaster's Widow, Dies
Mrs. Mabel L. Adams, 86, a Seattle resident since 1914, died yesterday in a nursing home. She was the widow of Albert P. Adams, a bandmaster and University of Washington band music instructor.

Funeral services will be at 4 o'clock Friday in the Adams Forkner chapel. Cremation will follow.

Born in Wausau, Wis., Mrs. Adams taught in Thorpe and Greenwood, Wis., when she was a young woman. She was married March 31, 1895, in Greenwood. Later she and her husband lived in Waukesha and Delafield, Wis., before coming here. Mr. Adams conducted the Adams Band, which played in Seattle parks many years. He died in May.

Mrs. Adams was a member of Christ Episcopal Church.

Survivors are two sons. Marion E., Seattle, and Spencer T. Adams, Port Angeles; two daughters. Mrs. John A. Rowlands, 2221 Federal Av. with whom she formerly lived, and Mrs. A. Stewart White, Chehalis; a sister, Mrs. F. W. Anderson, Chippewa Falls, Wis.; nine grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.

DEATHS, FUNERALS
ADAMS--Mabel L., 1110 16th Ave., Dec. 20. Beloved mother of Mrs. John A. Rowlands, Marion E. Adams, Seattle; Spencer T. Adams, Port Angeles; Mrs. Stewart White, Chehalis, Wash. Sister of Mrs. F. W. Anderson, Chip[ewa Falls, Wis. Nine grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren. Services 4 p.m. Friday.
ADAMS FORKNER FUNERAL HOME
Supervised parking provided.

Date: 1960-12-21 [Wednesday, December 21, 1960]
Paper: Seattle Daily Times
Page: 14
Columns: 6 (obituary), 4 (funeral notice)
Image accessed on GenealogyBank 1 November 2011
Transcribed 2 November 2011 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ezra H. Thompson (1834 - 1910)
  Myra Spencer (1837 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert Porter Adams (1876 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Vivian Irene Adams White (1898 - 1973)*
  Marion E. Adams (1908 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Created by: Eileen Lentz
Record added: Nov 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79783600
 

Distant Relative.
- J. Pacholke
 Added: Mar. 25, 2012
 
 
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