Archive for Saturday, October 21, 1989


October 21, 1989


Services for Franklin E. Adams, 87, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Mount Hope Chapel in Topeka. Burial will be in the Mount Hope Cemetery.

Mr. Adams died Thursday at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 31, 1902, at Groton, S.D. He moved from Wheaton to Topeka in 1938. He moved to Lawrence in 1988.

Mr. Adams was a member of the former Wheaton Congregational Church.

On May 21, 1928, he married Laura Belle Pinick, at Holton. She survives, of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Donna R. Noller, Lawrence; a son, Dale F. Adams, Grandview, Mo.; two sisters, Eunice Tibbetts and Vivian Harrington, both of Wamego; three grandsons; and a great-granddaughter.

The family suggests that memorials be made to the Kansas Lung Assn., P.O. Box 4426, Topeka, 66604.

The Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, Topeka, is in charge of arrangements.

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