Tag: Floyd B Adams

Bob Adams – On This Date in 1929

On this date the 24th of June in 1929, our father, Floyd Dee‘s half brother, Bobby J. Adams was born in Oklahoma to parents Floyd Brazier (Papaw) Adams and Johnny Adams. He was the first born of our Papaw Adams from his first marriage. Bobby grew up in Drumwright, Oklahoma with his mother Johnny, but kept in…

Linda Lee – Happy Birthday!

On this day the 9th of March our Dad’s youngest sister, Linda Lee was born to Floyd Brazier Adams and Ida Mae Burris. Fun Tidbits: Our Aunt Linda is one of the kindest persons you’ll ever meet. She is friendly and always has a funny story to share. Her dedication to her family is evident in…

Floyd B Adams – On This Date in 1910

On this date the 21st of February in 1910, our paternal grandfather, Floyd Brazier Adams was born in Banner, Mississippi to parents Dewitt Hillery “Dee” Adams and Athlene Wright. Our Papaw Adams had a son, Bob Adams, with his first wife Johnny, and another son born out of wedlock, before settling down with our Grandma Adams. They married and…

Bobby J. Adams – On This Day in 1994

On this date the 10th of February in 1994 our Uncle Bob passed away.* I have fond memories with my dad, Floyd Dee Adams, visiting his half brother’s home in Oklahoma when I was younger. I was fascinated with his tornado shelter in the backyard. He drove us up into the Oklahoma hills and showed…

Floyd Dee Adams – On This Date in 1950

On this date the 12th of January in 1950 our Dad, Floyd Dee Adams was born to parents, Floyd B. Adams and Ida Mae Burris, in Yale, Payne County, Oklahoma.  He has spent most of his adolescent years growing up in Ferriday, Louisiana. He married our mom, Nelda Grace LaPrarie, right after high school. While my mom was pregnant, he named each of…

Floyd Brazier Adams – On This Day In 1980

On this day, November 24th, in 1980, my paternal grandfather, Papaw Adams passed away in Ferriday, Louisiana. He was laid to rest in Heard Cemetery, Manifest, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, USA* Interesting Tidbits: His family left Mississippi in his late teens and they relocated in Eastern Oklahoma. His job in the oil field brought him to Drumright,…

Our Family Tree Changes

Our family tree located on the horizontal menu bar is undergoing some changes, but family member posts are still being added under a new category titled “The Kinfolk.” The previous family tree software was difficult to navigate and I’m currently inputting the data into a new online family tree. http://www.grannysfrontporch.myheritage.com I believe the living relatives…