|Birth: ||May 30, 1882|
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 1954|
Tulia Herald 28-Jan-1954
David D. Adkisson, 71 years old, Swisher County farmer for the past 35 yrs., died in Swisher County Hospital Friday afternoon. Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon at the Tulia First Baptist Church with Rev. W. Neil Record, pastor, officiating.
Mr. Adkisson was born May 30, 1882 and came to Swisher County in 1919. His farm was northwest of Tulia. He was the son of the late Mr. & Mrs. J. O. Adkisson.
Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery under the direction of Wallace Funeral Home. Nephews were pallbearers.
Survivors include his wife, one daughter by a previous marriage, Mrs. Tabitha Settle of Grand Junction, CO; two grandsons, one sister, Mrs. Biffie Browder of Mineral Wells; one brother, G B. Adkisson of Abernathy; and several nieces and nephews.
Information taken from Texas Death Certificate:
Name David Douglas Adkisson
Death Date 22 Jan 1954
Death Place Tulia, Swisher, Texas
Death Age 71 years 7 months 22 days
Birth Date 30 May 1882
Father's Name J. O. Adkisson
Father's Birthplace Tenn.
Mother's Name Biffie Moore
Mother's Birthplace Mo
Cause of death: leukemia
Gideon Joseph Adkisson (1832 - 1915)
Tabitha Bowen Moore Adkisson (1846 - 1910)
Willie F. Adkisson (1889 - 1939)*
Ara Bella Gidden Adkisson (1876 - 1971)*
William Irby Adkisson (1871 - 1952)*
Margaret Adkisson Whaley (1874 - 1947)*
Gid B. Adkisson (1875 - 1955)*
Biffie Moore Adkisson Browder (1881 - 1964)*
David Douglas Adkisson (1882 - 1954)
Rose Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: Mary Miller/Nan Kelly
Originally Created by: Nan Hubbard-Kelly:)
Record added: Oct 23, 2010
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