Jessie Frances Adair Obituary

Date of Birth:

Thursday, March 25th, 1937

Date of Death:

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Funeral Home:

Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home
1910 East Tyler Street
P.O. Box 2396
Athens, Texas, UNITED STATES


MURCHISON-Services for Jessie F. Adair, 74, Murchison are scheduled for 10:00AM Friday in Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Rev. Danny Bristow officiating.

Burial will follow in Oaklawn Memorial Park.

Mrs. Adair died November 30, 2011 in Athens.

She was born March 25, 1937 in the Rock Hill Community to the late James Franklin and Velma Elma Nowell Craig. Jessie attended Brownsboro Public Schools and married her high school sweetheart Hollis C. Adair who preceded her in death December 26, 1984. She was also preceded in death by a brother Aubrey Craig and sisters Helen Juanita Williamson and Elwanda Craig. She was a member of Rock Hill Baptist Church.

Jessie was employed more than 15 years as a seamstress for Vassarette of Munsingwear, Inc. then later worked for Cheerleader/Danz Team.

Survivors include sons Roger Adair and wife Beth, Murchison, Craig Adair and wife Teri, Chandler, daughters Debbie Carter and husband TC, Murchison, Brenda Houston and husband Michael, Athens, brother Robert Craig, Tyler, sisters Vivian Ramsey, Oklahoma, Betty Thedford, Tyler, special friend Bill Eberhart, eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Heath Feagin, Billy Adair, Andrew Adair, Michael Adair, Austin Adair, Lawrence Dunn.

Her grandchildren serving as honorary pallbearers are Ashley Adair, Kelsie Burton, Holli Adair, Abbey Adair, Whitney Houston.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6-8 P M Thursday at the funeral home.

If desired memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Alliance of Northeast Texas, Inc., 211 Winchester Drive, Tyler Texas 75701-8847.

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