Benjamin Thomas "Tom" Adcock, Jr.

July 2, 2013 

Benjamin Thomas “Tom” Adcock, Jr., died Saturday, June 29, 2013 at the age of 72.

A native of Granville County, he was the son of Louise G. Adcock and the late Benny T. Adcock. Tom was a member of North Raleigh United Methodist Church, a former member of the N.C. Army National Guard and was retired from the Arum Corp of Engineers.

Funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Hester Baptist Church in Oxford by Reverend Mark Tolley and Reverend Alex Gallimore. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 from 7:00 until 8:30 p.m.

Surviving is his wife of 35 years, Margaret B. Adcock; a son Benjamin T. Adcock, III (Julie) of Apex and a sister, Margaret Robinson of Raleigh.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Wake County, 200 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.

The Adcock family is being assisted by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home in Oxford. For online condolences, go to and select obituaries.

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