In 1930, Bernice was living with her new husband's family in Crawford Co AR. George M. Pense was head of household, age 46, had been married 20 years, b. AR, father b. AR, mother b. MS. He was a retail merchant at the General Store. George's wife was Hester A., age 42, b. AR, her parents born in Tennessee. Charles E., their son, age 20, also working at the General Store and just married to Bernice, age 17, daughter-in-law. The Pense family also had a daughter Thelma, age 17, and son Raymond, age 6.
1940 Census. Fayetteville, Washington, AR, ED 72-24, Sheet 16-B, Hh 386
Morris Teague told me she lived with her daughter Sue who had been in California 30 years or more. At some point she married for a second time. They lived in Sacramento.
I found her in the Social Security Index.
From the California Death Index:
Bernice Irene ADAMSON and Charles E. PENSE were married on 21 November 1929 in Crawford County, Arkansas.43,63,86 Charles E. PENSE, son of George M. PENSE and Hester A. [PENSE], was born on 3 December 1909 in Arkansas.43 He died on 2 July 1983 at the age of 73 in Los Angeles, California.
Bernice Irene ADAMSON and Charles E. PENSE had the following children:
Bernice Irene ADAMSON and ??? ANTRIM were married.87 ??? ANTRIM was born (date unknown).