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William Raymond "Red" Adwell
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1928
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1981
Barren County
Kentucky, USA

Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999
Name: William R Adwell
Date of Birth: 18 Sep 1928
County: Barren
Mother's Name: Birdie Brown
Volume Number: 187
Certificate Number: 90991
Volume Year: 1972

Social Security Death Index
Name: William Adwell
Born: 18 Sep 1928
Last Benefit: 42141 Glasgow, Barren, Kentucky, United States of America
Died: Jul 1981
State (Year) SSN issued: Kentucky (Before 1951)


Glasgow Daily Times (KY), Monday, 27 July 1981.

"Services Tuesday for Red Adwell. Funeral services will be held here Tuesday for William R."Red"Adwell, 52, Barren County's Property Valuation Administrator, who died Sunday at the Community Hospital in Glasgow after an extended illness.

"Mr. Adwell was currently serving as Barren County PVA in his third term. The office was formerly known as the Barren County Tax Commissioner and his father had served to his death. Prior to being elected PVA, Adwell had been on the staff of South Central Rural Telephone for a number of years.

"Active in Masonic work, he was a member of Allen Lodge and became a Master Mason on August 16, 1971. He served as Master of Allen Lodge in 1978 and as District Deputy Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky in 1980.

"He was a member of the Scottish Rite and Kosair Temple of the Shirine.

"He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Helen Adwell, a daughter, Jackie Charlene Adwell, at home; a brother, H. C. Adwell, Paducah; and three sisters, Mrs. Carolyn Adwell Starr, Route 6, Glasgow, Mrs. Martha Steele, Pensacola, Florida, and Mrs. Mary Lou Baker, Frankfort.

"Masonic rites will be held at the Hatcher and Saddler Funeral Home at 7 pm Monday night. All Masons are urged to attend. The Lodge will be open at 6:15 p.m.

"Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 2 pm Tuesday with burial in the Memorial Gardens."

Happy Valley Memorial Gardens - William R "Red" Adwell
18 Sept 1928 - 26 July 1980 - Masonic Emblem (Husband and Father).

Obituary courtesy of Michelle (#46983123)


Family links: 
  Herschell Carter Adwell (1894 - 1959)
  Pauline Brannum Adwell (1906 - 1959)
  Jackie Charlene Adwell Little (1961 - 2016)*
*Calculated relationship
Happy Valley Memorial Gardens
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Masonic Garden
Created by: Laura J. Stewart
Record added: Aug 21, 2012
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William Raymond Red Adwell
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William Raymond Red Adwell
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