BENKELMAN -- Zella Eloise Adams, 68, formerly of Haigler, died Friday (Oct. 11, 2002) at Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman.
She was born July 29, 1934, at Haigler to Francis Emmons and Iona Beatrice (Altman) Adams, and grew up in the Haigler area. Due to a lifetime handicap, she lived with her parents and after their passing, moved to Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman where she resided for the past 25 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two nephews; sister-in-law, Betty Adams; and special friend, Eddie Fuehring.
Survivors include two sisters, Joann and husband, Don Webster of Haigler, and twin sister, Elaine (Osborne) and husband, George Corkle of Walden, Colo.; brothers, Lester Adams of Haigler and Dallas Adams and wife, Judy of Camano Island, Wash.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Monday, 10:30 a.m., at Forch Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Norman Prather officiating. Interment will follow services at the Haigler Cemetery in Haigler.
Visitation will be at Forch Funeral Chapel of Benkelman Sunday from 1-7 p.m.
In lieu of usual remembrances, memorials may be given in her name to Sarah Ann Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman.
Forch Funeral Chapel of Benkelman is in charge of arrangements.