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Herbert Wayne “Herb”

Herbert Wayne “Herb” Adcock, 87, passed away Sunday, Nov. 22.

Services were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, at Faith Baptist Church.

Burial followed at Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home.

Herb was born July 20, 1928, in Cross Plains, son of the late Edna Diggs and Robert Adcock. He married Anita LuJeane Arnold in Hillsboro, and they celebrated 68 years of marriage in Oct. He moved to Iowa Park from Hillsboro in 1958. He graduated from Wayland Baptist College in 1979, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Occupational Education. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He retired as Chief of Curriculum Branch, Department of Civil Engineering Training at Sheppard Air Force Base on Jan. 3, 1985. He later worked for Dutton Funeral Home, retiring in 2003. He was an active member of Faith Baptist Church serving as deacon, Sunday school teacher, Outreach Minister, trustee, and on the building committee. He also served on the boards of the Highland Cemetery and the Friendly Door Senior Citizens Center. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing golf, and was known for his contagious smile.

Survivors include his wife, Anita LuJeane; and one son, Timothy Adcock of Abilene.

The family suggests memorials, in lieu of flowers, to the Building Fund of Faith Baptist Church of Iowa Park, the Friendly Door Senior Citizens Center of Iowa Park, or Highland Cemetery.

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