Cynthia ‘Cindy’ Wallace Adcock, 64, Virginia’s first female pharmacy technician

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Cynthia "Cindy" Wallace Adcock
Cynthia “Cindy” Wallace Adcock

Cynthia “Cindy” Wallace Adcock, of Yorktown, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at the age of 64.

Cindy was a lifelong resident of the Peninsula and resided most of her life in York County. Cindy was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling. She worked for many years with her father’s company, Wallace Construction, to later follow raising her family and then retiring with her husband. Cindy’s other career accomplishments include being the first female pharmacy technician in Virginia and working for her longtime friend at UHP. She was a member of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Yorktown.

Cindy is survived by her husband of 47 years, Elvis T. Adcock III; a son, Elvis T. Adcock IV and his wife, Stephanie; a granddaughter, Makayla Adcock; and a brother, Richard David Wallace. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Betty Wallace.

The family will receive friends at a viewing to be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Amory Funeral Home followed by a funeral service at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Clara Gestwick officiating. The family will hold a reception for family and friends to gather and celebrate Cindy’s life following the service at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Yorktown.

Please leave online condolences for the family in the comment section below. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.

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