Whitesburg KY

Services held for Lizzie Elswick

Lizzie Elswick died June 29 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was 83 years old.

Born in Letcher County, she was a daughter of the late Harrison and Rachel Webb Craft and a sister of the late Ben Craft, Ken Craft, Sammy Craft and Ruth Taylor.

She was a member of Millstone Missionary Baptist Church, and enjoyed cooking.

Surviving are five sons, Sammy Elswick of Jenkins, and Tommy Elswick, Danny Elswick, Eddie Elswick and Freddie Craft, all of Kona; a daughter, Linda Bartley of Elkhorn City; a brother, the Rev. Bill Craft of Thornton; a sister, Bertha Holbrook of Kite; 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; and a friend, James Green of Kona.

Funeral services were held July 2 at Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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