Mildred Louise Adcox

Mildred Louise Adcox WILLISTON – Mildred Louise Adcox ascended on Saturday, July 2, 2016. She was born to Everette Ray Merideth and Susie Esther White in Augusta, Illinois, on Nov. 16, 1934, but had lived in Williston, S.C., for several decades. She worked at Galesburg Cottage Hospital and retired from Admiral Manufacturing Company in Galesburg, Illinois. She was a member of the Williston Presbyterian Church serving as Elder and Deacon and was very active in the church and in the Williston community. Mildred (Millie) Adcox loved sewing, crafts, playing spades and spending time with her family. Mildred Adcox was a remarkable woman. She was compassionate and indomitable in her support of family, friends and those in need. Her example and guidance taught her family how to love and how to live. The funeral service will be Tuesday, July 5 at 11 a.m. with the Reverend Dr. Beth Yarborough officiating, at Folk Funeral Home, 170 N. Elko St., Williston, SC. Memorials may be sent to Williston Presbyterian Church, PO Box 391, Williston, SC 29853. Survivors include her loving husband and soulmate of almost 67 years, Neil Jackson Adcox, three children, 15 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren, brother Francis Merideth and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by sister Marie Dooley and brother Harold Merideth. Mildred Adcox’s children are Larry (wife Jonna) Adcox, Harold (wife Rita) Adcox, and Rebecca (husband Patrick) Truitt. Grandchildren are Seanna (husband Bill Meacham) Adcox, Neil James (fianc‚e Kerstyn Koehler) Adcox, Tyla Adcox, Rachel (Rodney) Abbott, Thomas Adcox, Brandon Adcox, Dakota (Alyssa) Adcox, David (fianc‚e Cagney Pruett) Truitt, Tabatha Truitt, Mark (Yadi) Truitt, Susie Truitt, Christi (Chris) Millay, Kim (Terry) Bell, Heather (Matt) Porter, Anthony (Mandy) Jackson. Great-grandchildren are Jackson Truitt, Neileigh Truitt, Madison Truitt, Sean Truitt, Reece Brubaker, Lauren Boling, Ashley Boling, Darin Black, Brianna Black, Alexis Black, Camden Adcox, Tyler Millay, Haleigh Jay Jones, Brittany Bell, Rebecca Bell, Abby Porter, Jonas Porter, Tyler Brown, Audrey Brown, Madilyn Jackson, Seth Adcox, Caidence Adcox, and Isabelle Adcox. Great-great grandchildren are Kaiden Millay, Lilian Jones, Maisie Jones, and baby J. Jones. Folk Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements: www.folkfuneralhome.com.

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