Acock Graveside services for Milton Leroy Acock, 85, of Bellville, were held Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Buckhorn Cemetery in Buckhorn with the Rev. John Scruggs officiating. Born in Chappell Hill, Milton was the son of Elmer and Minnie Pearl (Perkins) Acock. He was raised in Chappell Hill, Buckhorn and the Bellville area and attended Buckhorn schools. Milton worked as a custodian at Lubbock Schools and attended Buckhorn Full Gospel Church. Milton Leroy Acock died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005 in Bellville. He is survived by his daughter Gwen Metzig and husband Bill of Lubbock; sons Melvin Acock and wife Shirley of Hempstead, Don Acock and wife Linda of Columbia, Mo.; stepchildren Les Fulgham and wife Betty of Houston and Ellen Wright and wife Ronnie of Tulsa, Okla.; grandchildren John Burke, Mike and Holly Metzig, Eddie Metzig, Shannon and Jesse Amelunke, Erin Acock, Brian Acock; great grandchildren Loren, John Aaron, Taylor, Megan and Madison. Preceded in death by his parents Elmer and Minnie Pearl Acock, mother of his children Margaret Ann Thompson, wife Sallie Acock, brother Louin Acock and sister Opal Koldenhoven. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels in Bellville.
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