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Delila Blanche "Dee" Blackford Adams
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1919
Sioux City
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 2014
Coventry
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA

Delila (Blackford) Adams, 94, of Woodland Drive, passed away on Wed. 9 Apr. 2014, at the Coventry Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
She was the wife of the late James W. Adams. Born in Sioux City, Iowa, she was the daughter of Lloyd & Marguerite (McGuire) Blackford.
Delila was employed with the former George Mousley Textile Co. for many years, before retiring. While employed with the company, Delila was a Union Shop Steward for the AFL - CIO. Delila was a family advocate for the Kent Center. She was an avid bowler & enjoyed playing cards.
She was the sister of Cecil Blackford of Tehachapi, CA. & Walter of Sioux City, IA., Dorothy (Blackford) Greski of Wisconsin & the late Robert & Donald Blackford. She is also survived by many nieces & nephews. Delila was the mother of the late Ronald J. Adams.
A memorial service will be Thurs. 5 June 2014 at 2:30 p.m. in the Iannotti Funeral Home, 415 Washington St. (Rte 117) Coventry. Inurnment in Woodland Cemetery, Coventry.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kent Center, 2756 Post Road, Warwick, RI. 02886 will be appreciated.

source: Kent County Daily Times (West Warwick, RI.)
3 June 2014 page A6 
 
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 Parents:
  Lloyd Frederick Blackford (1896 - 1974)
  Margaret Melissa McGuire Blackford (1899 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  James W Adams (1912 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Ronald J Adams (1939 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Frederick Blackford (1917 - 1981)*
  Delila Blanche Blackford Adams (1919 - 2014)
  Donald Laverne Blackford (1922 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Coventry
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Maintained by: Janet
Originally Created by: Arthur Nott-Hopkins
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
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Delila Blanche Dee <i>Blackford</i> Adams
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