Funeral services for H. E. (Earl) McAdams were held October 29, 1947 from the Millport (Ala.) Methodist Church. Mr. McAdams, for more than twenty years one of the leading businessmen of Fulton and Itawamba County, died at his home near Millport of tuberculosis. Death came at 7 a.m. on October 27th. He was 57 years of age. He left Fulton in 1943, returning to his native Alabama home, where he had extensive farming interests. Coming to Fulton in the early 1920’s, he was for some time a local Ford dealer, lumberman, hotel operator and land owner.
He leaves his wife, three sons and three daughters. The sons are: Joe, Woodrow and H. E. Jr. The daughters are: Mrs. Theresa Turner, Miss Juanita McAdams and Mrs. Earline White.