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 James A. “Jim” Adams

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James A. “Jim” Adams

  • Birth 21 Oct 1868 Tennessee, USA
  • Death 1 Aug 1952 Waco, McLennan County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Osage, Coryell County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 8146416

Funeral services were to be held at 4 p.m. Friday at the Osage Baptist Church for James A. Adams, 85, with Rev. Bland Kirby officiating. Burial was to be in Osage Cemetery.

Mr. Adams died at 12:25 p.m. Thursday at his home, 622 South Ninth.

He was born in Coryell County and owned a farm near Osage. He lived on his farm until he retired and moved to Waco about three years ago.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. E.F. Phillips of Route 6, and Mrs. John Alford of Waco; two sons, Alfred Adams of Waco and Willie Richard Adams of Gatesville; one stepson, Ralph Adams of Robinson; 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Waco Times-Herald - August 1, 1952

Note: Jim Adams and family came by covered wagon to Coryell County from Tennessee during the summer of 1889. Willie R. was born some-where along the way and was one month old when they all arrived in Coryell City and settled there.

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  • Maintained by: Dee Winter
  • Originally Created by: MB
  • Added: 2 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8146416
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James A. “Jim” Adams (21 Oct 1868–1 Aug 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8146416, citing Osage Cemetery, Osage, Coryell County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Dee Winter (contributor 47046829) .