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Amos Harvey Adcock

Amos Harvey Adcock who was a millwright most of his working life died Tuesday at Pioneer Memorial Hospital. He was 77.

He will be buried at Juniper Haven Cemetery, where a graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday. The Rev. Leon Arrant of the First Church of God, of which Mr. Adcock was a member, will officiate.

Mr. Adcock first came to Prineville in 1973 and lived here for five years until moving to Modesto, Calif. He returned to Prineville a year ago.

Earlier, he had lived in Chico, Calif, for some 26 years. He was a millwright for many years, but last worked as a Pinkerton guard for Pine Products Inc. in Prineville.

Mr. Adcock's hobbies included hunting fishing and woodworking.

He was born March 31, 1907, in Prague, Okla. to Amos Harvey and Laura Helen (Hurley) Adcock. He spent his childhood in Oklahoma and Kansas, where he attended schools.

In addition to his wife, survivors include three daughters and four sons; Rachel Fisher, Prineville; Gladys Albertson, Birmingham, Ala; Clara Hill, Prineville; Don C. Dickey, Hughson Calif; Harold Adcock, Fresno, Calif.; Leon Dickey, Trafford, Ala.; and Jess Adcock of Georgia.

There are 11 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, six great-great- grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.

His parents, a brother, a sister and a son preceded him in death.

The family suggested memorials as contributions to the Oregon Heart Association. 1500 SW 12th Ave., Portland 97201.

Friends may call at the Prineville Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 6 p.m.