Adele A. Gamble

October 10, 1926 ‒ June 18, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Adele A. Gamble, age 84, of North Main Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2011 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on October 10, 1926 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Ralph and Aglae (Pierre) Hedges. Adele was a 1944 graduate of Mount Vernon High School. She was employed as a clerk for the former Ringwalts, Guys & Dolls and Fashion Page all of Mount Vernon.

She is survived by a son, Gary (Deirdre) Frye of Howard, a step daughter, Paula (Richard) Payne of Friendswood, Texas, four grandchildren, Lindsay (Todd) Davis, Glenn Frye, Patrick (Kim) Payne and Justin (Jenny) Payne, seven great grandchildren, Ethan and Lily Davis, Alexcea and Clarice Frye, Eric, Riley and Jimmy Payne and a brother, Ralph “Bud” Hedges of Mount Vernon.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Paul Gamble, a daughter, Sue Finnell, a step daughter, Judy Campos, two grandsons, Chad Bartlett and Chris Bartlett and a brother, George Hedges.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens. Rev. Karl Stevens will be officiating. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Adele A. Gamble.

Memorial contributions may be made the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Central Ohio Chapter, 740 Lakeview Plaza Blvd., Worthington, Ohio 43085.

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