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Eliza Elkins dies

Eliza Forestine Elkins, 63, died April 26 at her home in Jenkins.

A daughter of the late Forester and Ruby Helen Vanover, she was the mother of the late William Elkins, and a sister of the late Charlotte Baldwin and Margaret Chiarizia.

She was a member of Burdine Freewill Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Harvey Gene Elkins; two sons, Joseph Daniel Wall and Roger Dale Johnson, both of Jenkins; four daughters, Donna Kay Sehorne of Lexington, Dianna Louise Ratliff of Shelby Gap, and Rhonda Jean Kennedy and Jolene Elkins, both of Jenkins; two brothers, Joseph Vanover of Montague, Calif., and Wayne Mullins, of Lorain, Ohio; a sister, Rose Reed of Lorain, Ohio, nine grandchildren, and one greatgrandchild.

Funeral services will be held today (Wednesday) at Burdine Freewill Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Vanover Cemetery at Jenkins.

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