Urilda Adams, 88, of 2106 Miller Ave., Belpre, died at her residence yesterday morning at 6 a.m. following a brief illness.
She was born in Tyler County, WV, daughter of the Samuel T. and Nancy (Mayfield) Massey and had spent most of her life in this area.
She was a member of the Belpre Memorial Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Simon Adams; two sons, Charles of Beverly, OH, and Robert of Parkersburg; three daughters Mrs. J. E. (Nettie) Moore of Mansfield, OH, Mrs. M.A. (Nancy C.) Mechem of Washington, D.C., and Mrs. H. D. (Roberta) Hunter of Belpre; one brother, Ira Massey of Carrollton, OH; 23 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son Norman and one daughter Rachel Ellen.
Final rites will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday from Mullen Memorial Baptist Church with the Rev. Howard L. Underwood officiating. Burial will be in Rockland Cemetery.
Friends may call at Leavitt Funeral Home after noon today.
Genealogy note: married Simon Adams December 25, 1887 in Wood County, WV