August 19, 1856, Saginaw, Michigan.

August 4, 1927, Bradenton, Florida.

Manasota Memorial Park, Bradenton, Florida.

Almeda was the eldest child of Eunice Jane Kinner and John Addis Wight. She was raised in Saginaw, and moved to Wichita, Kansas, with her parents when she was a young adult. On July 4, 1902 she married dentist Willis E. Driscoll, of Manatee, Florida, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Her poetry appeared in the Manatee River Journal.

  1. Abide with Us Still
  2. I Pray Thee