SHELBY - Margaret Grayson Elliott, 83, of Shelby, passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. She was born on April 24, 1931, in Cleveland County to the late Cleve Grayson and Docia Spangler Grayson. She was retired from Fiber Industries and was a member of Polkville United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Elliott was a dedicated and loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Susan Elliott Self; and two sisters, Olivia Greene and Mary Howington.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, John Paxton Elliott, Jr.; son, David Elliott of Shelby; daughter, Karen Elliott and Tom Baxter of Shelby; two granddaughters, Amanda Self and Jessica Travioli and husband, Donavan and one great-grandson, Braxton Travioli.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Stamey Funeral Home.
Graveside service: 4:30 p.m.Wednesday at Elliott Family Cemetery, Shelby
Officiated by: The Rev. Bill Lovelace
Funeral home: Arrangements by Stamey Funeral Home, Fallston.
Memorials: May be made to Polkville United Methodist Church, PO Box 9,
Polkville, NC 28136
Guest register: www.stameyfuneralhome.com