Algia Toom

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Algia Toom11/06/1995
Algia Mae (Toom) Adams, 94, died November 6, 1995, in Hanna, Wyoming.

The body was cremated and graveside services, with burial of the remains, will be held August 3, 1996, at Coal Ridge Cemetery, in Marion County.

Algia was born July 31, 1901, the daughter of Herman and Maggie Toom.

She was united in marriage to Clifford B. Adams on May 12, 1921. She was a homemaker and had lived in Knoxville most of her life. She was preceded in death by her husband; one son, and a grandchild.

She is survived by three daughters, Mary Blackman of Hanna, Wyo., Jeanne Wilson, Jacksonville, Ill., and Margaret (Peg) Filliman, of Litchfield Park, Ariz.; two sons, Bill of Knoxville, and Don of Evergreen, Colo.; two sisters, Mary Watkins, and Dorothy Pollock both of Randallstown, Md.; a brother, Harry Toom of Randallstown, Md.; 19 grandchildren, and 25 great-grandchildren.

A celebration of her life will be held August 4, 1996.