George Leo (PAPA) Elkins, age 76 of Rocky Mount passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015. He was born Aug. 2, 1939. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mary Frances Elkins and his parents, Rudolph Jeffrey Elkins and Ersell Virginia Miller. Surviving are his children, Connie Wright (Gary), Michael Elkins (Debbie), Donald Elkins (Cheryl), David Elkins (Bambi), and Randy Elkins, eleven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, two brothers, five sisters, many special nieces, nephews and friends including a very special person Theodore Hodges. Funeral services were conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 at New Life Baptist Tabernacle (141 Lanahan Lane, Ferrum, VA 24088) with Pastor Marco Smith officiating. Interment followed in Elkins Family Cemetery. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.
FLORA FUNERAL SERVICE INC
665 S MAIN ST
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Published in Bedford Bulletin from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2015