Beverly M. Davidson Adair

July 18, 1914October 12, 2011

BEVERLY M. ADAIR, 97, of Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011, at her residence. Born July 18, 1914, in Noble County, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Alma Davidson. She was a Teacher for 36 years, retiring in 1976 from Holland Elementary School. She had previously taught at Wolf Lake, Kendallville and Churubusco schools. She was a charter member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church. "She was loving and devoted to her family." Surviving are daughter, Kathleen (John) Bennett of Fort Wayne; granddaughter, Meredith (Gregory) Neumann of South Bend; and grandson, Douglas Bennett of Fort Wayne. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Adair in 1985; and sister, Evelyn Harrold. Service is 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011 at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road with visitation one hour prior. Visitation also from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011 at the funeral home. Burial in Thorn Cemetery, Ormas, Ind. Memorials to Good Shepherd United Methodist Church.


  • Visitation Saturday, October 15, 2011
  • Visitation Sunday, October 16, 2011
  • Funeral Service Sunday, October 16, 2011

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Ceil Parker

October 19, 2011

Kathy, it's been years...but we wanted to extend our sympathies to you, John and your children. It's never easy to lose a parent no matter how old they are or how old we are. Ceil & Jim

Claire Runger

October 16, 2011

Noone mourned your leaving for college more than your mother and now it's your time to remember all the memories you will treasure. We all walk this path eventually and just knowing that can be comforting. Blessings to all your precious family Kathy through these days.


October 16, 2011

Kathy and lucky to have enjoyed your mom for all these years! The lessons she and your father taught their precious daughter are the same you teach everyday to our students. Your thoughtfulness and kindness to all you touch is an amazing I am sure came from wonderful parents. Thank you for being a heart is with you as you travel this road...Mary

Marge Ehler

October 14, 2011

Adair Family,
I used to sit beside Beverly at Good Shepherd U.M. Church every sunday in the summer time.She was always such a pleasant lady to talk to. My sincere
condolences to the family on her passing. May God help you all through this difficult time.