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Robert Alexander “Bob” Adams

  • Birth 27 Dec 1922 Holt, Okaloosa County, Florida, USA
  • Death 18 Nov 2006 Alachua County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida, USA
  • Memorial ID 23019095

ROBERT A. "Bob" ADAMS, 83, of High Springs passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 18, 2006 after a lengthy illness.

Mr. Adams was born in Holt, Florida. He was a lifelong resident of this area. He was retired from Bob Adams Used Cars at North Main Street and Northeast 23rd Avenue - a business he owned and operated for many years. He was of the Pentecostal faith. Mr. Adams was a Navy veteran and was part of a mine sweeper crew in the South Pacific during WWII.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Adams, and a son, Edsel Adams, and is survived by his children, Bob Adams Jr., Juanita Fort, Bennie Watson, Bonnie Essex and Brenda Cowart. He is survived by a brother, Hugh Adams.

He also is survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Arrangements are under the direction of William Thomas Funeral Home in Gainesville, Fla. Funeral services were held in the Chapel of the Chimes at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov 21, 2006. Rev. Jeff Arnold and Rev. Wayne Hinote conducted the service. Burial was at Memorial Park East. The family received friends on Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 10 a.m.
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1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Robert Adams
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1923
Birthplace: Florida
Race: White
Home in 1930: Holt, Okaloosa, Florida
Map of Home: View Map
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Daniel H Adams
Father's Birthplace: Florida
Mother's name: Carrie Adams
Mother's Birthplace: Florida
Household Members:
Name & Age
Daniel H Adams - 38
Carrie Adams - 35
Daniel Adams - 10
Robert Adams - 7
William Adams - 5
Ray Adams - 3
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Florida, State Census, 1867-1945
Name: Robert Adams
Age: 12
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Place: Florida
Est. Birth Year: abt 1923
Relationship to Head: Son
Father's Name: Hardy Adams
Mother's name: Carrie Adams
Census Year: 1935
Locality: Precinct 9
County: Okaloosa
Page: 2
LINE: 28
Archive Series #: S5, Roll 20
Household Members:
Name & Age
Hardy Adams - 42
Carrie Adams - 40
Danel Adams - 15
Robert Adams - 12
Billy Adams - 9
Roy Adams - 7
True Adam - 4
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1940 United States Federal Census about
Name: Robert Adams
Age: 17
Estimated birth year: abt 1923
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Florida
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Home in 1940: Okaloosa, Florida
Street: Holt And Kelley Mill Road
Sheet Number: 3B
Attended School or College: Yes
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 8th grade
Household Members:
Name & Age
D Hardy Adams _ 48
Carrie Adams - 44
Daniel A Adams - 20
Robert Adams - 17
Billie Adams - 17
Roy Adams - 12
Haugh Adams - 8
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U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current
Name: Robert A. Adams
Last Residence: 32609 Gainesville, Alachua, Florida
BORN: 27 Dec 1922
Died: 18 Nov 2006
State (Year) SSN issued: Florida (Before 1951)


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  • Created by: Vera Mikell Sodek
  • Added: 21 Nov 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23019095
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Alexander “Bob” Adams (27 Dec 1922–18 Nov 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23019095, citing Forest Meadows Memorial Park East, Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Vera Mikell Sodek (contributor 46914014) .