Obituary for Eloise Hereford (Adkins)
Eloise Hereford, 88, of Grayson passed into eternal rest Thursday, December 28, 2017 at her residence. She was born May 29, 1929 in Sandy Hook, KY; a daughter of the late James Burns and Grace Fannin Adkins.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, William Byron “Bill” Hereford; two sons, William Keith and Terry Wayne Hereford; two brothers, Bill Adkins and James Earl Adkins; a granddaughter, Jennifer Lynn Criswell and a son-in-law, Bud Rucker.
She was of the Baptist faith, a loving mother, homemaker and caregiver.
She is survived by three daughters, Donna (Wade) Wilburn, Vickie Rucker, and Connie (Roger) Criswell all of Grayson; a sister, Betty Watkins of Dayton, OH; two sister –in-laws, Elizabeth Wolfe of Lexington, KY and Carolyn Adkins of Enon, OH; six grandchildren, Jessica (Morgan) May, Byron (Mandy) Criswell, Erica (Jamie) Roe, Misty (Steve) Patton, Tyler (Megan) Wilburn, and Bobby Hereford; nineteen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Sparks Funeral Home, Clell Lucas minister. Burial will follow at Cribbs Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 31, 2017 from 12 noon until time of service at the funeral home.
Online condolences at www.sparksfh.com