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Dora Massengill Adams
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1881
Johnston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1961
Johnston County
North Carolina, USA

From NC Death Record:

Dora Massengill Adams
North Carolina, Deaths
Name: Dora Massengill Adams
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 05 Aug 1961
Event Place: Johnston Memorial Hospital, Smithfield, Johnston County, North Carolina
Birth Year: 1881
Burial Date: 06 Aug 1961
Burial Place: Near Four Oaks, N. C.
Cemetery: Lee'S Chapel Cem.
Residence Place: Four Oaks, Johnston, N. C.
Address: E. Main Street
Gender: Female
Age: 79
Marital Status: Widowed
Race (Original): White
Occupation: Domestic
Birth Date: 04 Sep 1881
Birthplace: N. C.
Father's Name: Louis Massengill
Mother's Name: Ellen Stanley
Spouse's Name: J. P. Adams
Additional Relatives: X
Reference ID: cn 23023 , GS Film number: 1953244

North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994
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"North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 18 Nov 2014), Dora Massengill Adams, 05 Aug 1961; citing Johnston Memorial Hospital, Smithfield, Johnston County, North Carolina, cn 23023, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1953244.

Dora, was the daughter of Elisha Lewis Massengill and Ellen Stanley Massengill.

She married Preston T. Norris in 1899 and had three children.

After the death of Preston she married James Handy Lee in 1907 and they had three children:
Maddie F. Lee (1906 - 1908)*
Joseph Floyd Lee (1909 - 1909)*
Noah Matthew Lee (1912 - 1947)*

After the death of James Handy Lee in 1919 she married John Pinkney Adams in 1920.

She lived alone in Four Oaks, NC for many years prior to her death in 1961. She was a caring mom and a sweet, loving grandmother. 
Family links: 
  Elisha Lewis Massengill (1860 - 1920)
  James Handy Lee (1842 - 1919)
  Preston T. Norris (1877 - 1906)
  John Pinkney Adams (1859 - 1933)*
  Dewey Vinson Norris (1900 - 1967)*
  Maddie F. Lee (1906 - 1908)*
  Joseph Floyd Lee (1909 - 1909)*
  Noah Matthew Lee (1912 - 1947)*
  Dora Massengill Adams (1881 - 1961)
  Robert E. Massengill (1887 - 1953)*
  Emma Massengill Johnson (1889 - 1961)*
  Ira B Massengill (1891 - 1918)*
  Bettie Massengill Rhodes (1897 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship
Lees Chapel Church Cemetery
Four Oaks
Johnston County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: connie adams
Originally Created by: Jeff Hubbard
Record added: Oct 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78022016
Dora <i>Massengill</i> Adams
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