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Neva enlisted in the Army in 1942 and received her discharged in 1943. She married William C. Adams, a waiter, in 1946 when they both lived in Cincinnati. In 1948, they moved to Dayton, OH, where Neva Esther Coffey Adams died in 2006.
Sources: U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index in Ancestry; "Licensed in Kentucky," The Cincinnati Enquirer, 8/3/1946, p. 6; U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File in Ancestry; and "Adams, Mrs. Neva E.," Dayton Daily News, 6/18/2006, p. 32.
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Cite This NKAA Entry:
“Adams, Neva Esther Coffey,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 11, 2023, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/300004439.
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