Obituary – Lela Harriet Adams
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Dennis Goddard
The East Liverpool Review
Mrs. Elsie Adams
Salineville – Mrs. Lela Harriet Adams, 73, wife of Elsie Adams of the Monroeville-Salineville Rd., died Saturday (December 15, 1956) at 1 p.m. in City Hospital following a three-week illness. Death was caused by a heart attack.
Mrs. Adams was born April 2, 1883, in Mechanicstown, a daughter of Howard Allison and Mary Margaret Saunders Allison. She was married Sept. 29, 1909, in Mechanicstown and had resided on a farm near here for 47 years. She was a member of the Salineville Presbyterian Church.
She leaves two daughters, Mrs. Richard G. Russell of Hanoverton R. D., and Mrs. Herbert E. Schneider of Carrollton; two sons, Martin Adams and Howard Adams of Salineville; two brothers, William B. Allison of Mechanicstown and John T. Allison of Marion, Ind.; tow sisters, Mrs. Cary Carr and Mrs. Samuel Hall, both of Carrollton, and 10 grandchildren.
Rites will be held in the late home Tuesday at 2 p. m. by the Rev. E. E. Bacon, pastor of the Salineville Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.
Friends may call at the late home.