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 Ellida H <I>Hawks</I> Adams

Ellida H Hawks Adams

New Brunswick, Canada
Death 9 Aug 2004 (aged 92)
Largo, Pinellas County, Florida, USA
Burial Kennebunk, York County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 171423140 · View Source
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LARGO, Fla. - Ellida H. Adams, 92, of Largo, Fla. died Aug. 9, 2004 at the home of her daughter and son-in-law under the care of the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast. She died peacefully with her family at her side after a long illness.
She was a remarkable woman who possessed a quiet, deep faith; she was an inspiration and example to all who knew her. She had a passion for life; and dearly loved her family. She will be missed by all, but has gone to a far better place.
She was born April 21, 1912 at Lower Cape, New Brunswick, a daughter of Henry and Myrtle (Wilbur) Hawkes. She came to the Highpine area of Wells as a young girl in 1923. She lived in Ogunquit for many years and then lived in Cape Neddick until she came to Florida in 1997.

She was a former member of Ogunquit Baptist Church and Cape Neddick Baptist Church. Her most recent membership was the First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks, Largo and a member of the Kings Daughters Sunday School Class.
Her husband, Carroll E. Adams died in 1988. Together they operated Adams TV and Appliances in Ogunquit for many years. They also developed Sasanoa Shores in Cape Neddick in their retirement years. A sister, Vera Clough, died in 1992.
Surviving are one son, David Adams of Stratford, Conn.; one daughter, Anne Overholt of Largo, Fla.; one sister, Mineta Twombley of Biddeford; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at — p.m. Saturday Sept. 11 at Bibber Memorial Chapel, 111 Chapel Rd., Wells.
Should friends desire; memorial donations may be made to the Gideons Memorial Bible Program, PO Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800.
Arrangements by Bibber Memorial Chapel, 111 Chapel Rd., Wells, ME 04090.

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