Longmont Ledger (Longmont, Boulder County, Colorado) March 3,, 1899 Page 3
ADAMS--In Longmont, at her residence, Monday, February 27, 1899, of consumption, May E., wife of M. S. Adams, aged 45 years, 4 months and 5 days. Mr. and Mrs. Adams came to Longmont about four weeks ago, from Flora, Ill., the latter of the last stages of consumption.The weather having been very unfavorable for one suffering from lung trouble, Mrs. Adams gradually grew worse.She was the daughter of A. A. McGee, a Methodist minister of Indiana.They were particular friends of Homer T. Hayward, out new lumber merchant.She leaves a husband and three daughters. Funeral services were held at the M. E. church Wednesday morning, conducted by Rev. Dr. A. A. Johnson, and the interment took place at the Longmont cemetery.