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Talmadge Lee Adams
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Birth: Jul. 16, 1930
Death: Jun. 11, 1971

Five people were killed and 27 were injured in the explosion of a truck laden with 400 cases of dynamite, which caught fire after colliding with a car in Waco, Georgia. The Friday night blast demolished the truck and the car along with a firetruck and ambulance that were first on the scene.
A crater 75 feet wide and 20 feet deep severed highway 78 and windows were broken in Waco and Bremen.
Killed were: David Lee Smith 32, a volunteer fireman from Bremen, ; Doyal Bell 31, volunteer fireman of Waco, ; Cleve O. Heath 46 a wrecker driver of Bremen, Talmadge Adams 40 of Waco, driver of the VW that collided with the truck; and Troy Allen of Muscadine, Alabama.
(bio by: Connie Meeks Duffey) neighbor of Troy Allen's brother. 
Family links: 
  Columbus John Adams (1893 - 1964)
  Bethia Nancy Elizabeth Akins Adams (1893 - 1969)
  Louise W Adams (1931 - 2005)*
  Homer Alfred Adams (1916 - 1999)*
  Jewel Adams Entrekin (1919 - 1989)*
  Jessie Edwin Adams (1929 - 1971)*
  Talmadge Lee Adams (1930 - 1971)
*Calculated relationship
Waco Baptist Church Cemetery
Haralson County
Georgia, USA
Created by: A. Benefield
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74917270
Talmadge Lee Adams
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Talmadge Lee Adams
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Talmadge Lee Adams
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Waco, GA Automobile And Truck Collision, June 1971Submitted by Stu BeitlerGeorgia | Auto Accidents | Explosions | 1971 5 KILLED BY GEORGIA 'BLOCKBUSTER'CAR-TRUCK CRASH SPARKS EXPLOSIVES.Waco, Ga. (UPI) -- A small foreign car collided with a trailer truck ...(Read more)
- Connie Meeks Duffey
 Added: Jun. 9, 2015

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