Gladys Marie Adcock, affectionately known as "Granny", 85, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, November 20, 2011. Visitation will be Monday, November 21, 2011 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home in Pearl. Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 2:00pm in the funeral home chapel with interment to follow at Floral Hills Memory Gardens.
Gladys was born on January 1, 1926 at home in Neshoba County in Philadelphia, Mississippi, a daughter of the late C. D. and Thelma Manning.
Granny will be remembered most for her gracious hospitality. Her home was always open to any and every one. Her favorite past time was cooking and taking care of others. She will be loved and missed by all those who loved and knew her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Luther Hayes Adcock.
She is survived by her son, Jerry Adcock (Connie); daughters, Tye Herrington (Tony Sanders) and Marie Roberts (Bennie) all of Pearl; 13 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.