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Adaline McNabb, daughter of James H. and Phoebe McNabb, was born July 26, 1857; departed this life February 9, 1930, aged 72 years, 4 months and 13 days. She was united in marriage to John Alvoid, May 30, 1880, who preceded her in death September 12, 1913. To this union were born three children, Mrs. Cora Hance, of Lawrenceville, Illinois; B. M. Alvord, of Mouston, Texas, and Mrs. Phoebe Smith, of Sailor Springs, Illinois. She was married a second time to Richard Lee, November 25, 1915, and was a faithful companion until her death.

She united with the Methodist church at Rose Chapel in Indiana at the age of 16 years and changed her membership to Lathrop Chapel in 1894, and was always a faithful and devoted Christian.

She leaves her husband, three children, six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Three brothers, Harvey, George and James, two sisters, Mrs. Eva Weisner and Mrs. Emma Ward; also a host of friends.

She has gone to be with God.

Extracted 12 Jun 2017 by Norma Hass from 1930 Pictures and Biographical Sketches of the Business Men of Clay City, Illinois.

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