Goshen News, Goshen, IN

March 30, 2013

Nancy E. Adcock

April 23, 1925-March 29, 2013


NAPPANEE —  Nancy E. Adcock, 87, formerly of Elkhart, died Friday afternoon at Elkhart General Hospital.

She was born April 23, 1925 in Caneyville, Ky., to Jack and Ella Marie (Glaysbooks) Hayes.

She married Leonard C. Adcock March 30, 1943 in Louisville, Ky. He died Oct. 17, 2002.

She is survived by a daughter, Velma (Wayne) Ridenour, Goshen; five sons, Leonard Adcock Jr., Ga., Charles (Sharon) Adcock, Lagro, Raymond (JoAnn) Adcock, Spencerville, William Adcock, Edwardsburg, Mich., and Jack (Joyce) Adcock, Goshen; 20 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; a son, Daymond Adcock; a step-grandson, Marvin Lee Trost; six brothers, Sherman, Wilbur, Junior, Foster, Randolph and Isaac Mac Hayes; and two sisters, Cordelia McCreary and Ravenia Cooper.

A homemaker and longtime area resident, Mrs. Adcock enjoyed crocheting, baking cookies and making caramel corn.

Friends may call Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home. Grandsons, James Adcock and Ryan Adcock, will officiate.

Burial will follow in Rice Cemetery, Elkhart.

Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.