Johnson Adams

 
The Cartersville Courant
Cartersville, Georgia
April 9, 1885, page 3
 
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Bartow loses a Good Man.

Last Monday night, Johnson Adams, of Pine Log, Bartow county, Georgia, died of pneumonia.  Mr. Adams was about sixty years of age.  He was a good man, and had been for long years a consistent and consecrated member of the Baptist church.  His illness was short.  Last week he was in Cartersville, and the bloom of health upon his honest, manly face, did not betoken so early a death.  But he has gone to his long home, and the places and men that have known him so long and well will know him no more forever.

Mr. Adams was very often put upon juries of his county, and his conduct was ever such as to elicit the kindliest and warmest regard of his acquaintances.  In the community of which he was an old member, he was always held in the highest esteem.  He died with no blotch or taint marking his character and his reputation for piety and usefulness.  To his afflicted family we tender our condolence.

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Cartersville American
December 29, 1885 Page 2

Administrator’s Sale.

By virtue of an order from the Court of Ordinary of Bartow county, will be sold before the Court House door in Cartersville, said county, on the first Tuesday in January, 1886, within the legal sale hours, the following property, to-wit:

Twenty acres of land, being part of lots of land Nos. 288 and 242 in the 6th district, 3rd section of said county, all cleared and in cultivation, adjoining the lands of Lee Stubbs and O. H. Richards and bounded on the west by the Cartersville road. Sold as the property of Johnson Adams, deceased, to pay debts of said deceased. Terms of sale -- cash. Dec. 7, 1885.

W. L. Adams, Administrator.

 

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