|Following is a transcription of the above
person's (TN) death certificate:
Place of Death: County: Houston, Civil Dist.: 6, Reg. Dist.: 44206
Full Name: Silas Wright ADKINS
Sex: Male Race: White Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: 08/12/1844
Age: 72 yrs. 10 mos. 3 ds.
Birthplace: Dickson Co., Tenn.
Name of Father: Billie ADKINS
Birthplace of Father: Don't know
Maiden Name of Mother: Latcie? SLAYDEN
Birthplace of Mother: Don't know
Informant: T. W. ADKINS Address: Erin, R. D. 1
Filed: 07/10?/1917 A. C. Dickson, Registrar
Date of Death: 06/17/1917
The physician attended deceased from 05/01?/1917 to 06/16/1917
and last saw him alive on 06/16/1917
Death occurred on date stated above at: 9 AM
Cause of Death: Cancer of Liver Duration: 6 mos.
Contributory: Heart Disease and Arteriosclerosis
Signed: A. C. Dickson, M. D. 06/17/1917 Address: Van-Leer, Tenn.
Place of Burial or Removal: Bethany Dist. 6 Date of Burial: ?/?/1917
Undertaker: Sparkman & Ingham Address: Cumberland City