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Mary Lois Jimerson Adams
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1928
Death: Mar. 28, 2006

Mary Lois Jimerson was born 18 Nov 1928 at Henry Co TN near the town of Puryear. Although she lived for over forty years in Oak Grove, Jackson, MO, she died in Independence, Jackson, Missouri. She was the 2nd daughter and the 4th child of Anna Ruhama Overcast and John Parvin Jimerson. Mary Lois was named after both of her grand mothers. Parvin's mother was Mary Alexander Jimerson and Hama's mother was Louisa Conlatha "Lois C" Arnn Overcast. Hama's greatgreat grand mother was a Cherokee, Laoise "Lacy" Martin Lankford.

After WWII Mary Lois married a childhood friend Joseph Adams, whose mother was also from the Puryear area of Tennessee. Joseph and Mary Lois had four daughters and one son(all living in 2014)and many grandchildren. She was a stay at home Mom after her marriage to Joseph and remained so until Joseph's death from an auto collision in May 1977. She worked at various jobs throughout the years including the billing department of the catalog section of Montgomery Wards and various other jobs as saleswoman and/or cashier. It was from working many years as a cashier that she developed advanced Dupuytren's contractures (of her hands) which precipitated her retiring at age 62. Mary Lois was well known for her beautiful singing voice which she often shared at the Oak Grove RLDS church. Her DNA is Halogroup K. She descends from Revolutionary Patriots through her mother and her dad. She was my Aunt and best friend. For further information see my addition with an Iris. Written by niece of Mary Lois Jimerson Adams 
 
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 Parents:
  John Parvin Jimerson (1893 - 1979)
  Anna Ruhama Overcast Jimerson (1899 - 1981)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Quincy Adams (1924 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Russell Jimerson (1916 - 2006)*
  Virginia Maxine Jimerson Clark (1919 - 1976)*
  Mary Lois Jimerson Adams (1928 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Oak Grove
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Bettye Sue
Originally Created by: Gerry Stanley
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102814762
Mary Lois <i>Jimerson</i> Adams
Added by: Gerry Stanley
 
Mary Lois <i>Jimerson</i> Adams
Added by: Gerry Stanley
 
 
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