HAMPTON - Elliott M. Gupton, 84, passed away March 24, 2014. He was a native of Henrico Co., Va., and had been a resident since 1949. He retired from the N.N.S.D.D. Co. as a Supervisor in the Pipe Dept. in 1991 after 41 years. He was also an Army Veteran. He was a member of the Newport News Moose Club #1119, and a member of the American Legion Post #25. He was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Elliott Gupton in 1957; wife, Nina D. Gupton; two brothers, John A. Gupton and Lester Gupton, both from Hampton, Va. Survivors include daughter, Barbara Jean Askew and husband Gilbert, of Hampton, Va.; son, David Allen Gupton and wife Debi of Hampton, Va.; sisters, Mary G. Roberts and Peggy G. Cassell both of Newport News, Va.; brother, William S. Gupton of Hampton, Va.; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. A visitation will be held 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 26. A funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 27 at Peninsula Funeral Home with the burial at Peninsula Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the
. Arrangements are in the care of Peninsula Funeral Home.
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Published in Daily Press on Mar. 25, 2014