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Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Duncan Adams
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1850
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 27, 1937
Lexington
McLean County
Illinois, USA


MRS. LEE ADAMS CALLED FRIDAY AT THE AGE OF 87. FUNERAL SUNDAY

Mrs. Lee Adams, for many year a well known citizen of Lexington, passed away at her home in this city at 1:45 p. m. Friday, Aug. 27, 1937, following a stroke of paralysis Thursday morning.

Mrs. Adams was born June 21, 1850, daughter of Benjamin and Margaret Duncan of Mercer county, Pennsylvania. She was married to Lee Adams of Lexington, Jan. 24, 1870.

Surviving are four children: Ora, Pekin; Harvey, Lexington; Ray, Detroit, MI.; Mrs. Mable Eastwood, Towanda. Five grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were held from the Presbyterian church at 3 p. m. Sunday, conducted by the Rev. T. Reighton Jones, pastor of the M. E. church, of which Mrs. Adams was a member. Mrs. W. A. McCully and Mrs. Harold Brown sang accompanied by Mrs. George Malcom.

Four grandsons of Mrs. Adams and two young friends acted as pall bearers. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill cemetery.

Lexington Unit Journal, Thursday, September 2, 1937

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Leonodas Adams (1847 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Unknown Adams (____ - 1889)*
  Ida B Adams (1872 - 1872)*
  Minnie M Adams (1874 - 1874)*
  Harvey Stewart Adams (1876 - 1955)*
  Anna M Adams (1879 - 1879)*
  Mabel Eva Adams Eastwood (1883 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Lexington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rita Botkin Bomher
Record added: Sep 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58869244
 

RIP Lizzie
- Gennaphyr Wilbury
 Added: Jan. 15, 2013
 
 
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