NEWCOMERSTOWN, Ohio — Beatrice Eileen Elliott, 85, of Newcomerstown, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 28, 2014 at Union Hospital.
She was born Jan. 22, 1929, to the late Raymond Herbert and Virginia"Sophie" Shivley Rife. On May 30, 1948, she married Leroy Elliott Jr., who died in December 1990.
She was a member of the Newcomerstown Churches of Christ in Christian Union.
She is survived by her sons Stephen Ray Elliott and his wife, Evelyn, of Newcomerstown, and Leroy Elliott III and his wife, Tanya, of Newcomerstown; her daughter Diana Lynn Elliott, of Newcomerstown; 15 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; her sister Mary Steinbeck Flood and her husband, Ted, of Gallipolis; her brothers Herbert Raymond Rife, of Gallipolis, and Roger Rife and his wife, Tressie, of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sons Vernon and Bruce; three grandchildren; her brothers Calvin, Francis and Merch Rife; and her sisters Goldie Marie Rife, Faye Spencer, Sarah Sumers and Hazel Mae Rife.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3, 2014, at the Newcomerstown Churches of Christ in Christian Union with Pastor Jim Reed officiating. Burial will be in West Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, at Addy Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to The
, 15120 Collections Center Dr., Chicago, IL 60693.
Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com.