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 Civilla Ruth <I>Covert</I> Adams

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Civilla Ruth Covert Adams

  • Birth 16 Apr 1887 Grant City, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 8 Jul 1963 Shadyside, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Plain Grove, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Old Section Row 5
  • Memorial ID 107290146

Mrs. Frank Adams Service Tomorrow

Mrs. Frank Adams, 76, of 110 Tillotson Circle, Pittsburgh, the former Civilla Ruth Covert, will be buried at Plain Grove UP Church Cemetery following services at 2 p.m. tomorrow from the Ralph W. Cunningham Funeral Home in Leesburg. Dr. K. C. Fraser will officiate. Mrs. Adams died at 4:30 p.m. yesterday in Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh following a year's illness. She was born in Grant City, Lawrence County, PA. on April 16, 1887 to the late Hezekiah and Ruth Kinnear Covert. On June 3, 1908, she married Frank L. Adams, who survives. She was a member of the North Side Christian Missionary Alliance Church, the Kings Daughters Sunday School Class and the Woman's Missionary Society of her church. In addition to her husband, she is survived by the following children: Everett J. Adams of Long Beach, Calif.; Clyde N. Adams of Plain Grove, Mrs. Gaylord (Ruth) Shaw of Grove City, Mrs. John (Isabelle) McNulty of Glenshaw, Pa.; Mrs. Glenn (Estella) Thompson of Boardman, O.; 17 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The family suggests that contributions be made to the Missionary League of North Side Christian Missionary Alliance Church, Pittsburgh.

Obituary published in the New Castle, PA., News, Tuesday 9 July 1963 Page 2 Column 4

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  • Created by: Douglas Ray Mechler
  • Added: 25 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107290146
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Civilla Ruth Covert Adams (16 Apr 1887–8 Jul 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107290146, citing Plain Grove United Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Plain Grove, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Douglas Ray Mechler (contributor 47465362) .