Harry McLaine Adcock, 90, of Charlotte, NC, died Monday, February 11, 2013, at his residence.
Born March 20, 1922 in Roanoke Rapids, NC, Mr. Adcock was a son of the late Jesse McLaine Adcock and Lillie Hill Adcock. He retired as a staff sergeant with the U.S. Army after 20 years of service. He later worked and retired as supply supervisor with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Mr. Adcock was very proud of his military service to his country. In addition to his parents, Mr. Adcock was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Thompson Adcock, one brother and four sisters.
He is survived by his son, Steve Allen and his wife, Brenda, of Hartsville, SC, his two sons, Todd Allen and McLaine Allen, her three daughters, Charmayne McInville, Patsy Sims, and Ginger Kelley, and nine grandchildren; his daughter, Joanne Watson and her husband, Edwin, of Locust, NC, and their daughter, Brittany Flair and her husband, Jordan; his two brothers, James R. Adcock and Dwight Adcock; and two special friends, Jim Price and Louise Bentle.
Mr. Adcock's family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, February 14, at McEwen Funeral Service, Mint Hill Chapel, 7428 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, with his funeral service to follow at 2:00 in the funeral home chapel. The Rev. Bruce Gwyn will officiate. Interment will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens with full military honors.
Condolences may be offered at www.mcewenminthillchapel.com.