CANTON -- Louise Adams, 95, formerly of East Dixfield, died on Oct. 15, 2011 at the Victorian Villa Nursing Home were she had resided for the last four years.
She was born in Rumford on Jan. 1, 1916, one of 16 children born to Frank and Florence (Downs) Burgess. She received her education in local schools.
On June 19, 1937, she married Wesley Adams. Louise was a member of the East Dixfield Baptist Church and enjoyed gardening and flowers. She also collected cups and saucers and enjoyed her friends in East Dixfield.
She is survived by two sisters, Irene Billings of Milton Plt. and Etta Parlin of Anson; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton, with visitation an hour before the services. Interment will be at the East Dixfield Cemetery.