Baker City, Oregon
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Carol G. Adams, 84, a Baker City resident, died July 22, 2001, in a La Grande care center.
Her memorial service was Saturday at the Coles-Strommer Funeral Home. Pastor Ken Evans of the Baker City Baptist Church officiated.
Mrs. Adams was born on Sept. 30, 1916, at Winchester, Idaho, to William and Grace Chrisopher Cope. She received her education at Winchester, Idaho, and then moved to Bates where she stayed with her parents for a time.
She married Melvin Adams on Feb. 20, 1940, at Caldwell, Idaho. They moved to Baker City in the early 1960s from Bates and remained here. Mr. Adams died in 1997.
She was a homemaker and belonged to the Baker City Baptist Church. She liked crocheting and her CB radio and also enjoyed her friends.
Survivors include her son, Lawrence Millage of Walla Walla, Wash.; a granddaughter; two great-great-grandsons; and a great-great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a sister.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association through the Coles-Strommer Funeral Home, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, August 24, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor