Ruel ADAMS was born 1 July 1889, in Polk County, Texas. His family came to Alpine and bought a ranch. Ruel began working for the Kerr Mercantile Co. in Sanderson in 1927. He married Ruth ____________ in December 1939. Ruth already had a daughter named Marjorie.
Marjorie married W. T. Frazier, Jr. and had 2 daughters.
Ruth died 5 November 1974.
Ruel later married Verna WALL from Ridgeland, South Carolina.