Acock Alvin L. Acock, Sr., born Sept. 6, 1925 in Chapel Hill, Washington County, Texas, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005 in Houston. Mr. Acock retired as General Sales Manager after 44 years from Borden Inc., Ice Cream Division, and ten years with American Alloy Steel. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Billie; sons, Randy and wife Beverly, Al, Jr. and wife Norma; daughters, Brenda Lucas and husband Larry, and Suzie Cornelisse and husband Jack; nine grandchildren, Skylar, Matt, Joe, Kristen, Amanda, Jake, Lisa, Laura, and William; one great granddaughter, Mason; and two sisters, Nettie Mae Manning and husband Herman, and Kathryn Curry and husband Carl. Alvin was a Christian and member of First Baptist Church, Sealy; Sealy Chamber of Commerce; Blue Blazers; and lifetime member of the Reagan Masonic Lodge #1307, the Austin County Livestock Show, and The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. A funeral service was held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2005 in the chapel of Memorial Oaks Funeral Home with Rev. Corey Agricola and Rev. Kelli Agricola officiating. Interment followed in Memorial Oaks Cemetery.
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