June Boswell Adams, 85, Neosho, died Dec. 25, 2013, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin after a short illness.
June was born March 30, 1928, in Baxter Springs, Kan., to Roscoe Albert Boswell and Alta Marie Brinkley Boswell. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, Newcomers and Neosho Area Widow to Widow. She was a seamstress working at La-Z-Boy Midwest for many years. She lived south of Seneca for about 50 years, and moved to Neosho 1 1/2 years ago.
She married Donald William Adams on Jan. 26, 1943 in Post, Texas. He preceded her in death on Oct. 7, 1997.
She had six children: Tresea June Adams, (died in infancy), Jan. 15, 1944, Evelyn Marie and Jerry Oxford, Inola, Okla., Aleta Sue and Bud Boyer, Neosho, Donald Wayne and Patty Adams, Neosho, Franklin Roscoe ‘Ross’ and Glenda Adams, Neosho, and Calvin Victor ‘Butch’ and Sarah Adams, Seneca.
She had one brother, Albert Boswell who is deceased. She also had three sisters, Wanda Gilbert, Seneca, and Roberta Miller and Myrtle Kissel both deceased.
She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and numerous great and great-great grandchildren.
Services will be held held at 1 p.m. Saturday, at Clark’s Chapel of Memories, Neosho, with Dr. Horace Peterson officiating. Interment will follow at New Salem Cemetery, west of Neosho. Pallbearers will be grandsons: Marty Oxford, Scottie Adams, Matthew Boyer, Chad Adams, Wade Adams, Eric Boyer, Clayton Adams.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. today at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Service arrangements are under the directions of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
On line condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.