Denton Record Chronicle Denton, Texas June 15, 1958
WALTER EMMETT ADAMS Funeral services for WALTER EMMETT ADAMS of Route 1, Roanoke, will be held today at the Roanoke Presbyterian Church with Dr. FRANK M. TAYLOR of Mexia officiating. Burial is to be in Medlin Cemetery in Roanoke under direction of Schmitz-Floyd-Hamlett Funeral Home of Denton. Mr. Adams, who owned and operated a service station-grocery in Roanoke, died Thursday in his home. He was 71. He is survived by his wife; two sons, EMMETT ADAMS of Phoenix, Arizona and CLAYTON ADAMS of Eureka, California; three daughters Mrs. MARGUERITA JENKINS of Fresno, California, Mrs. HELEN VAUGHN of Los Angeles and Mrs. ROBERT MORRIS of San Jose, California; a sister, Mrs. CORA MILLER of Fresno, California; nine grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.