SPENCER – Funeral services were held Wednesday morning, August 20 at the church of Christ at Bethlehem near Spencer for Mrs. McElroy, 84, of the Piney Community.
Formerly of Lebanon, Mrs. McElroy died Sunday, August 17, 2008 at White County Community Hospital in Sparta.
Born August 17, 1924 in Nashville, she was a homemaker and member of the church of Christ at Bethlehem. Mrs. McElroy was preceded in death by parents Wesley Gerald and Gladys Snoddy Gibson and husband Andrew "Andy" McElroy.
Services were conducted by Brother Billy Reed and Brother Bob McCoy. Interment followed at Shockley Cemetery in Spencer.
Survivors include children, Jerry and (Dell) McElroy of Germantown; Melba and (James) Nelson of Spencer; Janie and (A.J.) Spring of Smithdale, MS; Johnny McElroy of Spencer; and Tim and (Linda) McElroy of Murfreesboro.
Also surviving are sisters Geraldine Waite of Coraopolis, PA; Jean Hendrickson of Nashville Beverly Newman of Lebanon and Linda Stone of Hendersonville; 11 grandchildren, and 11 great, grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to Potter’s Children’s Home, 2350 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101.
McMinnville Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.