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John Edward Adcox
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1934
Death: Mar. 21, 2011

John E. Adcox, Sr.
Murfreesboro, TN

John Edward Adcox, Sr., 77, of Murfreesboro, TN, passed away March 21, 2011. John loved life, had a smile for everyone and was a true "Southern Gentleman".

John was preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Marlene Nelson Adcox; his parents, Richmond and Florence Adcox; his brother, Rudolph Adcox; his sister and brother-in-law, Necie and Kermis Bennett.

He leaves behind his son and daughter-in-law, Norman and Sherry Adcox; his son and daughter-in-law, John, Jr. and Lisa Adcox; his two grandsons, John (Trey) and Logan Adcox; his sister and brother-in-law, Lynda and Frank Martin; his sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Larry Greer; his brother and sister-in-law, Jesse and Dot Adcox; his brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Eleanor Adcox; and his sister-in-law, Martha Adcox.

The family will receive friends beginning at 9:00 a.m. Thursday, March 24, with funeral services to follow at 10:00 a.m., all at Collierville Funeral Home. Interment will follow at West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association at

Collierville Funeral Home 901-853-2628

Published in Clarion Ledger on March 24, 2011 
Family links: 
  Richmond O. Adcox (1907 - 1991)
  Marlene Lorretta Nelson Adcox (1941 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section II, Site 18033
Created by: Faye Nations McCardle
Record added: Mar 24, 2011
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John Edward Adcox
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