Clara M. Adamson, 97, of Fort Branch, IN formerly of Princeton, IN went to be with the Lord January 17, 2020 at home surrounded by her family. She was born in Owensville, IN on April 27, 1922 to the late Fred Woods and Edna Tipton Woods. Clara graduated from Haubstadt High School in 1940 then shortly after married the love of her life John Lester Adamson. She retired from Deaconess Hospital as a Nurse Assistant after 15 years of service. Clara enjoyed crocheting, embroidering quilts, and crossword puzzles. She loved spending time with family and friends, especially running around with her lady friends after church on Sunday. Clara was a member of Old Union Christian Church in Poseyville, IN. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband of 54 years John Lester Adamson; son James Lester; great grandson Justin Adamson; brothers Leon, Gerald and Myron Woods; 3 step brothers and a step sister. Clara is survived by her children Charles (Helen) Adamson of Haubstadt, Ron (Judy) Adamson of Ft. Branch, Tom (Brenda) Adamson of Henderson, KY, Marcia (Steve) Hensley of Princeton, and Larry (Marilyn) Adamson of Ft. Branch; grandchildren Jeff (Carrie), Eric, Jon of Haubstadt, Ray (Manda), Jessica (Travis) Sims of Evansville, Matt (Amanda) of Bowling Green, KY, Caleb (Erin) of Newburgh, Angela Walker, Chris (Rachel), Amy Adamson of Ft. Branch, Clint (Heather), Mark Hensley of Princeton, and Jason (Anisha) of Blairsville; 19 great grandchildren; and 4 great great grandchildren. The family would like to thank Brandy and Deb from Heart to Heart Hospice for their compassionate care. Holders Funeral Home is honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Adamson. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Holders Funeral Home from 3p-7p. Funeral will be 10a Wednesday with interment at Mt. Mariah Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Mt. Mariah Cemetery.

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  1. Clara was a wonderful lady that our family (Sanders,) was blessed to know. She was close friends with our parents. We have been fortunate to know and be friends with. May her family know that she loved by all
    Steve Sanders

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