The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


June 22, 2013

Thomas Adcock

— Thomas Daniel Adcock, 77, of Toney passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013, at home.

Born Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1936, in Huntsville, he was the son of the late Thomas Marvin Adcock and the late Grace Aline Reece Adcock.

He was preceded in death by his parents; infant children, Karen Adcock and Kevin Adcock; and brother, Robert Adcock.

Survivors include his wife, Lela Young Adcock of Toney; daughter, Kristi Valls of Athens; son-in-law, Robert Valls of Athens; brother, Allen Adcock of Toney; grandson, Kevin Valls of Athens; step-granddaughter, Ashley Valls of Athens; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 24, at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in Ardmore with Tony Boyles, Cecil Norman and Doug Colwell officiating. Burial will follow in Gatlin Cemetery in Ardmore.

Pallbearers will be Robert Adcock Jr., Jeff Adcock, Greg Adcock, Donny Young II, Rusty Young and Geoffrey Holt.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at the funeral home.

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