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Fess Adams

  • Birth 7 Mar 1893 Alma, Crawford County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death Sep 1983 Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Alma, Crawford County, Arkansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 12717998

From Kathleen O’Kelley’s Newspaper Obituary Collection.

FROM “CRAWFORD COUNTY COURIER” Van Buren, Arkansas’s local Newspaper. Dated: September 29, 1983.

Funeral services for Mr. Fess Adams, 90, of Route 3, Alma, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday September 30 at the Maple Shade Nazarene Church with the Rev. Rupert Pixley and the Rev. Gilbert Pixley officiating. Burial will be in Newberry Chapel Cemetery with Edwards Van Alma Funeral Home in Charge.

Me. Adams, who died Tuesday at a Fort Smith hospital, was a retired farmer and a member of the Maple Shade Church of the Nazarene.

He is survived by one daughter, three sons, , one sister, one brother, 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

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  • Created by: Ronald Walton
  • Added: 18 Dec 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12717998
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Fess Adams (7 Mar 1893–Sep 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12717998, citing Newberry Chapel Cemetery, Alma, Crawford County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Ronald Walton (contributor 9245992) .