Merlin Adams
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Merlin Duane Adams (1934 - 2011)

Merlin Duane Adams
Born in Woodward, Oklahoma, United Statesmap
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Died in Tennesseemap
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Merlin D. Adams The Crossville Chronicle CROSSVILLE — Merlin Duane Adams, 76, of Crossville, passed away July 28, 2011. Funeral services were held Aug. 1 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with Bro. James Ford officiating. Interment was held in Creston Cemetery.

Mr. Adams was born Aug. 7, 1934, in Woodward, OK, the son of the late Hobart Adams and Claire Lively Adams.

He was retired from the oil well industry and was of the baptist faith. He served in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War.

Survivors include his wife, Gaynelle Buckner Adams of Crossville; step-sons, Donnie Brown and John Brown both of Crossville; and sister, Maurine Schickedanz of Fargo, OK.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Carol Ann Wylie Adams; son, Edgar Eddie Adams; step-sons, Jeff and Stevie Brown; brothers, Maurice Lee and Edgar Eldon Adams; and sister, Frances Elizabeth Dickerson.

Pallbearers were Tim Brown, Donnie Brown, John Brown, Darrel Lane, John Wayne Keyes and Steven Brown.

Merlin was born in 1934. He was the son of Hobart Adams and Clarice Lively. He passed away in 2011.


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Adams-44426 and Adams-29548 appear to represent the same person because: same name, data and family
posted by Patricia Roche
Yes, I agree with the merge. Merlin was my brother-in-law. He lived most of his life in Oklahoma, until he met Gaynelle, got married & moved to Tennessee.
posted by Arlene (Huffman) Adams

Rejected matches › Cordelia (Desorneau) Tremblay

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