Wilber O. Elkins

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Funeral service for Mr. Wilber O. "Bill" Elkins, 86, will be held Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 11 a.m. at FBC of Saks with the Rev. John Copeland, the Rev. Dan Elkins and Wayne Dunaway officiating with burial to follow at Anniston Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be today March 8, 2016 at Chapel Hill Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Mr. Elkins passed on Sunday, March 6, 2016, at RMC in Anniston. Mr. Elkins is survived by his wife of 65 years, Bettye Jo Whiten Elkins; sons, Donnie O. (Lisa) Elkins, David R. (Donna) Elkins and Drew L. (Ann) Elkins; sister, Dot Turner; sister-in-law, Eunice Elkins; grandchildren, Daniel (Marianne) Elkins, Sean (Brooke) Elkins, Brandon Elkins, Emily Elkins, Coleman Elkins, Austin Elkins, and Carter Elkins; five great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of FBC of Saks. Mr. Elkins is preceded in death by his parents, J.T and Myrtie Elkins; brothers, Emery, Hubert, J.T. and Joe Elkins; sisters, Elizabeth Shaddix, and Grace Elkins. Mr. Elkins was a native of Cleburne County and a lifelong resident of Calhoun County. He was a member of FBC of Saks, where he served as a Deacon. Mr. Elkins was retired from Winn Dixie after 58 years and was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. Condolences may be left at www.chapelhillfh.com
Published in The Anniston Star on Mar. 8, 2016
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Chapel Hill Funeral Home
542 West 52nd Street | Anniston, AL 36206 | (256) 820-5151
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