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David Littleton Adcock, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1927
Granville County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 2009
Oxford
Granville County
North Carolina, USA

OXFORD David Littleton Adcock Sr., 82, a resident of Oxford, died Monday, Oct. 26, 2009, at Granville Medical Center. He was a native of Granville County and was the son of the late Gold Damon and Ruth Smith Adcock.

Mr. Adcock retired from Oxford Implement Co. and Al Sandling Chevrolet. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Seabees. He was also a member of Oxford United Methodist Church, a member of the Oxford Masonic Lodge No. 122, and a member of the American Legion Post 90. David liked listening to Bluegrass music and fishing.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Oxford United Methodist Church by the Rev. Pat Hawkins. Burial will be in the Adcock Family cemetery in Berea.

Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Catherine Strickland Adcock; a son, David L. Adcock Jr. (Connie) of Oxford; two daughters, Cathy A. Yancey (George) of Oxford and Mildred A. Hartford (David) of Littleton, Colo.; two brothers, Edward G. Adcock of Oxford and Brent M. Adcock of Butner; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Kathlyn A. Powell; and a brother, Drewery Adcock.

The family will receive friends today from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Gentry-Newell and Vaughan Funeral Home. At other times, they will be at the home. Online memorials may be made to www.gnvfh.com; select obituaries.

Arrangements are by Gentry-Newell and Vaughan Funeral Home of Oxford.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Gold Damond Adcock (1900 - 1965)
  Minerva Ruth Smith Adcock (1906 - 1972)
 
 Spouses:
  Catherine Strickland Adcock (1930 - 2013)*
  Catherine Strickland Adcock (1930 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Kathlyn Adcock Powell (1923 - 2009)*
  David Littleton Adcock (1927 - 2009)
  Drewery Smith Adcock (1929 - 2006)*
  Brent Meadows Adcock (1931 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Adcock Family Cemetery
Berea
Granville County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Soul Seekers
Record added: Oct 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43626596
David Littleton Adcock, Sr
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Thank you David for your service to our great country during WWII. Smoothe Sailing, Rest in Peace Shipmate and fellow U.S. Navy Veteran.
- Soul Seekers
 Added: Oct. 28, 2009
 
 
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