and Nancy Cook
Nehemiah Nemaire Adams b 27 Feb 1859 Letcher Co KY d 1929 Letcher Co KY; buried Franklin Cemetery, Crafts Colly, Ermine, Letcher Co KY; s/o Allen Adams and Cynthia Ann Thornsberry. Nehemiah Nemaire Adams m. 1 Dec 1880 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY to Nancy Cook b Jun 1864 Letcher Co KY d 1943 Letcher Co KY; buried Franklin Cemetery, Crafts Colly, Ermine, Letcher Co KY; d/o John Anderson Ance Cook and Drucilla Ciller Huffman. Children of Nehemiah Nemaire Adams and Nancy Cook;
I. Erwin Adams
II. Adie Adams (m)
III. Riley Adams b Jan 1885 d about 1925; buried Franklin Cemetery, Crafts Colly, Ermine, Letcher Co KY; m. Ellen Kincer b 23 Jan 1884 d 8 Feb 1923; buried Franklin Cemetery, Crafts Colly, Ermine, Letcher Co KY; d/o Robert Kincer and Mary Unknown. Children of Riley Adams and Ellen Kincer;
i. Cratis Adams b 16 Jan 1912 Letcher Co KY d 13 Dec 1980 Letcher Co KY; m. Female Craft; d/o Isaac Ike Craft and Mattie Lee Banks.
ii. Charlie Adams b 31 Dec 1912 d 4 Feb 1913; buried Franklin Cemetery, Crafts Colly, Ermine, Letcher Co KY.
IV. Chrissie Adams b Nov 1887
V. Mary Belle Adams b 20 Apr 1890 Letcher Co KY d 12 Dec 1964 Jenkins Hospital, Jenkins, Letcher Co KY; buried Melvin Adams Cemetery, Crafts Colly, Letcher Co KY; m. Francis Grant Stallard b 26 Jun 1870 d 15 Jun 1952; s/o James Marion Stallard and Louise Sergent. Children of Francis Grant Stallard and Mary Belle Adams;
i. J. Wash Stallard
ii. Riley Clay Stallard
iii. Grant Stallard Jr
iv. Ruby Louise Stallard; m. Male Collins
Francis Grant Stallard; m. 10 Dec 1892 Letcher Co KY to Eliza Jane Adams b 28 Oct 1879 Letcher Co KY d 25 Oct 1933 Letcher Co KY; d/o Miles Mayo Adams and Drusilla Sillar Craft. Children of Francis Grant Stallard and Eliza Jane Adams;
i. John Moran Stallard b 1906 d 16 Nov 1990; m. Laura Jane Bentley b 19 Jan 1912 d 10 Dec 1985 FL; d/o Otho Bentley and Sadie Collier.
VI. Edward Adams b Nov 1893.
VII. Maggie Nora Adams; m. Thomas Morton. Child of Thomas Morton and Maggie Nora Adams;
i. Rogerts T Morton; m. ?? Child of Rogerts T Morgan and ??;
1. Renee Morton; m. Male Taylor. Thanks to Renee Morton Taylor for adding this information to this family in our guestbook 16 Jun 2008.
Obituary: Mary Belle Adams Stallard
20 Apr 1890 - 12 Dec 1964
Mary Belle Adams Stallard of Craft's Colly, KY, passed from this life at the Jenkins Clinic, Jenkins, Kentucky on December 12, 1964.
She was the daughter of the late Nehemiah and Nancy (Cook) Adams, born April 20 1890, being 74 years, 7 months and 22 days of age at her death.
She was married to F. Grant Stallard who preceded her in death June 15, 1952.
Surviving her are three sons, J. Wash Stallard, Lexington, KY; Riley Clay Stallard, Ermine, KY; and Grant Stallard, Jr. of Neon, KY; one daughter, Mrs. Ruby Louise Collins of Mayking, KY; two stepdaughters; Mrs. Sillar Spangler of Cumberland, KY and Mrs. Ruth Hiebeck, of Tampa, FL.;
One stepson W. Leonard Stallard, Sr. preceded her in death.
Also surviving her is two brothers; Adie Adams of Eolia, KY. And Ewin Adams, Sergent, KY.
Aunt, Mary Belle was a charter member of the First Baptist Church of Whitesburg.
Burial in the Adams Cemetery, Craft's Colly, KY.