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Bessie Belle Shaffer Adams
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1882
Salem
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1967
Kittanning
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

Bessie Adams, 85, of Templeton died Friday at 2:50 p.m. in Armstrong County Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 23, 1882 in Salem, Pa., a daughter of George and Margaret (Copenhaver) Shaffer. She was preceded in death, by her husband, Clark M. Adams on Aug. 27, 1957 and two sons, Blair L. and Everett. Mrs. Adams was a member of the Templeton Zion Wesleyan Methodist Church. She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Ralph (Ethel) Furlong of Templeton. Mrs. Roy (Garnet) Chestnutt of East Brady and Mrs. Ralph (Dorothy) Roberts, of Chouteau, Oklahoma; eight grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 11 great great grandchildren and two so sisters, Mrs. Annie Schreckengost of Hawthorn and Mrs, Minnie Stahlman of Beaver. ADAMS Friends of Bessie Adams, 85, of Templeton, who died Friday, Oct. 27, 1967, are being received at the Alonzo P. Mervin Funeral Home after 7 p.m. Saturday until noon Monday and from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday in the Zion Wesleyan Methodist Church. A funeral service will be held Monday, Oct. 30, at 2 p.m. in the church with Rev. Charles E. Martin, pastor, officiating. He will be assisted by Rev. William Shank of Akron, Ohio. Burial will follow in the Cochran Cemetery, Templeton. Arrangements by Mervin.

From: The Simpson's Leader-Times, Kittanning, Pennsylvania, Saturday, October 28, 1967, Page 13

Married: Clark Monroe Adams 19 Oct 1897 
 
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 Parents:
  George Adam Shaffer (1848 - 1891)
  Margaret Ann Copenhaver Kochems (1852 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Clark Monroe Adams (1877 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Ethel L Adams Furlong (1900 - 1979)*
  Everett T Adams (1910 - 1915)*
  Blair L Adams (1924 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Adam Calvin Schafer (1871 - 1950)*
  Annie C Shreckengost (1875 - 1970)*
  Alvie Vernon Shaffer (1876 - 1957)*
  Bessie Belle Shaffer Adams (1882 - 1967)
  Minnie Luella Shaffer Stahlman (1890 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cochran Cemetery
Templeton
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Sep 15, 2006
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Bessie Belle <i>Shaffer</i> Adams
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- Cindy Bridges Szepe
 Added: Jun. 21, 2012
In loving memory.....from your g-great niece, Stephanie
- Stephanie Heilman DeLeon
 Added: Jul. 6, 2011
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 Added: Nov. 22, 2006
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