|Birth: ||May 7, 1914|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 2003|
New Mexico, USA
Lessie's first husband was Marvin Marshall Wright. He died in Belen on December 23, 1991.
Her second husband was Ervin Guy Adair. He died in Belen on February 22, 2007.
Lessie's obit is the following:
Lessie Neoma Wright Adair, 88, a resident of Belen, went to meet her maker on Friday, February 07, 2003. She was born on May 7, 1914 to James M. and Louise Russell in McKinley County, Texas. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Marvin M. Wright in 1990, whom she had married on November 22, 1932; and her son, Ollie McMarshall in 1949.
Lessie is survived by her husband of 8 years, Ervin Adair; her five loving children, Wanda Coker and her husband, Donald of Rio Communities, NM; Charlie O. and his wife, Rose of Ronan, MT; Marvin L. and his wife, Beverly of Spokane, WA; Jerry and his wife, Marlene of Belen, NM; and Dave and his wife, Adell of Aztec, NM; her 15 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and two very special nieces, Pauline Trout and Lou Kite.
Lessie is also survived by many more loving nieces, nephews and all her special caregivers at the Belen Care and Rehabilitation Center, whom she loved dearly.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2003 at Romero Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at the White Lake Cemetery in Grand Quivera, NM at 2:00 p.m.
Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Mark; Bill; Scott; Marshall; Mick; and Rick Coker and Randy; Mike; Coby and Mathew Wright.
Source: Albuquerque Journal - February 10, 2003
Source: Posted on RootsWeb by Barbara - The Russell family connects to Taylors, Gists, Strode, Hight and Jackson in Virginia, Tennessee, Arkansas, Texas and Elsewhere.
James McKinley Russell (1869 - 1960)
Louise Francis Oldham Russell (1870 - 1933)
Ervin Guy Adair (1918 - 2007)
Marvin Marshall Wright (1909 - 1991)*
Montie Lee Russell Turner (1892 - 1986)*
Margaret Frances Russell Johnson (1895 - 1956)*
Myrtle Ann Russell Turner (1897 - 1993)*
Mamie Margaret Russell Languell (1899 - 1985)*
John Lafayette Russell (1902 - 1974)*
Samuel Tapley Russell (1904 - 1979)*
Charley Brooks Russell (1906 - 1988)*
May Russell Hooser (1908 - 1949)*
Viola Jean Russell Courtney (1911 - 1979)*
Lessie Noama Russell Adair (1914 - 2003)
White Lake Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Virginia Brown
Record added: Oct 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43721147