Edwin Ross Adair (1907-1983) —
also known as E. Ross Adair —
of Fort Wayne, Allen
Born in Albion, Noble
County, Ind., December
served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S.
Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1951-71; defeated,
1970; U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia, 1971-74.
Legion; Veterans of
Foreign Wars; Freemasons;
Elks; American Bar
Association; Amvets; Delta
Sigma Phi; Phi
Died, following multiple heart
bypass surgery, in Lutheran Hospital,
Fort Wayne, Allen
County, Ind., May 5,
1983 (age 75 years, 142
Interment at Greenlawn
Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Wayne, Ind.
William Gilmer Bray (1903-1979) —
also known as William G. Bray —
of Martinsville, Morgan
Born near Mooresville, Morgan
County, Ind., June 17,
Republican. Lawyer; Morgan
County Prosecuting Attorney, 1927-31; colonel in the U.S. Army
during World War II; U.S.
Representative from Indiana, 1951-75 (7th District 1951-67, 6th
Legion; Veterans of
Foreign Wars; Amvets; Freemasons;
Rite Masons; Knights
Elks; Moose; Eagles;
Kappa Alpha; Acacia.
Died in Martinsville, Morgan
County, Ind., June 4,
1979 (age 75 years, 352
Interment at White
Lick Cemetery, Mooresville, Ind.
Thomas H. Brown (b. 1917) —
of Westland, Wayne
Born in Indiana, July 29,
of Westland, Mich., 1966-69; delegate to Democratic National
Convention from Michigan, 1968;
member of Michigan
state house of representatives 37th District, 1971-82.
Member, Lions; Knights
of Columbus; Amvets; Veterans of
Burial location unknown.
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