Monday, December 22, 2008


Paul Henry Adams,78, of Kelly Avenue died today at 6:30 in City Hospital following a six week illness.
Born here June 18, 1895, he was a son of the late William Adams and Flora Belle Dunn Adams. He was a lifetime resident.
Mr. Adams was employed as a dipper for 34 years by the Taylor, Smith & Taylor Company. He was a member of the Yellow Creek United Presbyterian Church, Kittanning Masonic Lodge 244, Glenmoor American Legion Post 736 and the IBOP.
Survivors include his widow Mrs. Maude Burbick Adams, at home; two step-sons, Frank Blakely and William Blakely of East Liverpool; two daughters, Mrs. Theodore (Harriet) Masterson of San Antonio, Texas and Mrs. Albert (Martha) Lynch of Cleveland, four grandchildren and one one great grandchild.
Services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Martin Funeral Home with the Rev. James A. McCollam officiating.
Burial will follow in Yellow Creek United Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday afternoon and night.

Contributed by Deborah Wall