Mary Love Adamson, 93, of Greencastle, Ind., died Monday, April 5, 2004, at Rockville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Rockville. She had been a resident there since November, 2002.
Born Dec. 31, 1910, in Salisbury, N.C., she was the daughter of John Thomas Love and Susan Elizabeth Pace Love.
Memberships included Lena United Methodist Church, a 50-year membership in Salisbury Chapter 117 of the Order of Eastern Star and membership in the Tri-County Extension Club.
On Sept. 29, 1958, she married Howard Randall Adamson. He preceded her in death on Feb. 7, 1993.
Survivors include a brother, Edgar Robert Love, of Greensboro, N.C.; a sister-in-law, Leslie Love, of Salisbury; two stepdaughters, Ellen Thomas and Ethel Watt; two stepdaughters-in-law, Marie and Delilah Adamson; nieces, nephews, stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Paul, Thomas and Tince Love; a sister-in-law, Laverne Love; two stepsons-in-law, Gerald Thomas and Byron Watt.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Lawson-Slack Funeral Home with Pastor Bob Kumpf and Jay Wayne Love officiating. Burial will follow in Calcutta Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home with Eastern Star services at 7 p.m.
The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be a donation to the Lena United Methodist Church or their favorite charity. Envelopes will be available in the funeral home.