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Vera Imogene Adcock, 99

McMinnville resident and DeKalb County native Vera Imogene Adcock, 99, died Aug. 11 at NHC Health Care in McMinnville. 

A homemaker, and a member of McMinnville Primitive Baptist Church, she was the daughter of the late William Wade and Lou Ella Trammel Young, and was preceded in death by five sisters Stella Adcock, Novella Fowler, Girtie Sovzlordo, Birdie West, and Lora West, and one brother Firman Young.

She is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law Harold and Faye Adcock and Joel Adcock, daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Ronnie Pack, one sister Willow Dean Helton, all of Warren County, grandchildren Michelle Fults, Billy Pack, Mandy Crowell, Alecia Adcock, Stanton Adcock, and Anissa Meeks, great-grandchildren Darby and Sadie Crowell, Dakoda, Dustin, and Lexie Davenport, Austin and Macie Meeks, and Tyla, Trace, and Tenai Adcock, and great-great grandchildren Paisley and Dillon Davenport. Several nieces, nephews, cousins, and family friends also survive.

Graveside service and interment is scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14, at New Bildad Cemetery in Smithville. Elder Ricky Arnold will officiate. Family and friends will meet at the cemetery. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Aug. 14, 2020