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May 2, 1999



Tonganoxie -- Services for Charles Lee Adcox, 74, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Quisenberry Chapel. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Adcox died Saturday, May 1, 1999, at the Tonganoxie Nursing Center.

He was born Sept. 11, 1924, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Lee Vernon and Katie Jenkils Adcox.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a member of Local No. 101 of the Operating Engineers Union. In 1986, Mr. Adcox retired as a heavy construction machine operator for Midwest Precoat Co., Kansas City, Mo.

He married Collene M. Bradbury on May 12, 1945, in Kansas City, Mo. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a son, Albert, Tonganoxie; two daughters, Janet Kay Turner and Shirley Ann Pinter, both of Tonganoxie; a brother, Marvin, Lawrence; a sister, Alice Young, Garden City; five grandchildren; and a stepgreat-granddaughter.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home.

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