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 Bertha Miriam <I>Sheffield</I> Adams

Bertha Miriam Sheffield Adams

Jasper County, Texas, USA
Death 28 Mar 1975 (aged 82)
Shelby County, Texas, USA
Burial Roganville, Jasper County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 34625741 · View Source
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She was known as Miriam Adams. She never used her first name of Bertha. I suppose she did not care for it. (GWA)

Obituary - Funeral services for Miriam Bertha Adams, 82, of Kirbyville were held at 3 p.m. Sunday in Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. The Revs. Robert Faulk and C. C. Ballard and Howard Ford officiated. Burial was in Friendship Cemetery under the direction of Causey's E. E. Stringer Funeral Home. She died at 11:30 a. m. in Green Acres Nursing Home in Center, after a long illness. She was a native of and had lived all her life in the Friendship community.

Surviving Mrs. Adams are three sons, Alton Adams of Kirbyville, J. W. Adams of Vidor, and Hubert Adams of San Diego, Texas; five daughters, Thelma Samford, Audie Green, and Margaret Andrews, all of Center, Geraldine Woods of Jasper, and Christene Yawn of Jacksonville; three brothers, Marvin Sheffield of Kirbyville, Bruce and Bob Sheffield, both of Roganville; two sisters, Ester Behannon and Lena Burnett, both of Roganville; 26 grandchildren; 52 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.


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  • Created by: Gary W. Adams
  • Added: 9 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34625741
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Miriam Sheffield Adams (9 Oct 1892–28 Mar 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34625741, citing Friendship Cemetery, Roganville, Jasper County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Gary W. Adams (contributor 47094749) .