Adalula Whitted Adams: Obituary

Mrs. Lulu Adams Dies At Caslin Home in Terre Haute

Mrs. Lulu Adams, 74, New Goshen, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. C. Caslin, 1666 Liberty Ave., Terre Haute, at 4:45 a.m. Friday following a long illness.

Besides the daughter, Mrs. Adams is survived by the husband, Charles S. Adams, one foster daughter, Josephine Neview, New Goshen; one borther, William Whitted, Louisiana; one sister, Mrs. Cora Clinton, Los Angeles, Calif.; and one grandson, Pvt. Charles Arvil Adams, Camp Walters, Tex.

The body was taken to the Frist Funeral Home and will be returned to the Caslin residence in Terre Haute where short funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday. The body will then be taken to the United Brethren Church at New Goshen where funeral services will also be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday with Rev. J. W. Davis officiating. Burial will be in Rose Lawn Cemetery.

Adalula Adilen "Lulu" Whitted, 1869-1943, was the seventh child of Enoch Whitted and Elisa Hise. She was born in Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana, 20 August 1869. She married Charles F. Adams there on 22 November 1891. They had two children, and eventually settled in Fayette, Vigo County, Indiana. Lulu died 24 September 1943 in Terre Haute, ten years before her husband. She was buried in Roselawn Memorial Park in Terre Haute.

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Children of Enoch and Eliza Hise Whitted
Gravestone of Adalula Whitted and Charles Adams
The Whitted family

Obituary from The Daily Clintonian, 24 September 1943, courtesy of the Clinton Public Library, Clinton, Vermillion, Indiana.

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