Mrs. Clarcie Mae Brooks Eller of Warrensville died on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at the Margate Health and Rehab Center in Jefferson. She was 89.
Mrs. Eller was born on March 24, 1924 in Ashe County to Heggie and Ellie Wyatt Brooks.
Mrs. Eller was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Eller; two sons, Larry Oliver Eller, Gary Ambrose Eller; and one sister, Yvonne Francis.
Mrs. Eller was a member of Sugar Tree Baptist Church. She worked for Sprague Electric and later for Leviton Manufacturing. Mrs. Eller loved to garden, sew, crochet, play horshoes, rook and was known for her cooking abilities especially her apple pies. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, friend and neighbor and will be missed by all.
Mrs. Eller is survived by one daughter, Lorene Elliott and husband Dean of Warrensville; two sons, James Donald Eller and wife Dianne of Lansing, Roger Eller and wife Audrey of Laurel Springs; two sisters, Carrie Lee Elliott of Wilkesboro, Lola Greer of Warrensville; one brother, J. H. Brooks of Warrensville; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at the Sugar Tree Baptist Church by Rev. Jim Greer. Burial followed in Brooks Cemetery.
The family received friends on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at Badger Funeral Home.
Flowers were appreciated, or memorials may be made to Sugar Tree Baptist Church, c/o Judy Greer, PO Box 281, Warrensville, NC 28693.
Words of comfort and remembrance may be viewed or sent to the family through our website at www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mrs. Eller's arrangements.