|Birth: ||Aug. 12, 1927|
|Death: ||Apr. 5, 2010|
Clara E. Adams, 82, of Rushville, passed away at 6:50 PM Monday, April 5, 2010 at her home in Rushville.
Clara was born August 12, 1927 in Rush County, Indiana to Emmett and Edna (McHenry) Starkey. Clara married Harry Adams on September 25, 1948 and he preceded her in death on July 12, 2009.
She worked in the sewing dept at Schnadig Corporation for many years until retiring in 1987. She was graduated from Milroy High School in the class of 1945. Clara was a long time member of the First Presbyterian Church where she had been a Deaconess. She had also been a past Cub Scout Troop leader.
She leaves behind one son, Gary Adams of Rushville and one daughter, Pam Fisher of Rushville, IN, one brother, Emmett ("Dink") Starkey, Jr. of Raymond, Ohio and one sister, Lucille McCorkle of Shelbyville, IN, two grandchildren, Mrs. Jamey (Cory) Parker of Rushville and Mr. Dennis (Toni) Cross of Milroy, IN and six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death one daughter, Rebecca in 1969 and two brothers.
Rev. Dena Vittorio will preside.
Memorials: Hospice of Decatur County
Visitations: 11:00AM to 1:00PM on Friday, April 9th, 2010 at Moster Mortuary
Services: 1:00PM at Moster Mortuary on Friday, April 9th, 2010
Cemetery: East Hill Cemetery, 704 E. SR 44, Rushville, IN 46173
I went to school with Pam & Gary. Gary & I joined the Marine Corps together in March 1975. Remember your Mom (and Dad) very well.
Emmett Edward Starkey (1892 - 1967)
Edna Starkey (1895 - 1968)
Harry E Adams (1927 - 2009)
Gary E. Adams (1956 - 2015)*
Altha Lucille Starky McCorkle (1918 - 2014)*
Wesley M. Starkey (1921 - 1999)*
Clara E. Starkey Adams (1927 - 2010)
East Hill Cemetery
Created by: Greg Raike
Record added: Apr 06, 2010
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