Mary Elliott

GREENSBORO- Mary Belle Elliott, 93, a resident of Brighton Gardens of Greensboro, passed away on April 23, 2013.
Ms. Elliott, a native of Polkville, attended Appalachian State University. She also served in the U.S. Army during World War II, and moved to Greensboro in 1946.
She was employed by Southern Bell Telephone for more than 35 years and was a member of Southwestern Bell Pioneers during her retirement. She enjoyed gardening, crafts, sewing, and traveling.
Mary Belle was a long-standing member of West Market Street United Methodist Church of Greensboro and did volunteer work there.
She is preceded in death by her parents, John Paxton Elliott and Fannie Whisnant Elliott; as well as a brother, Robert Hoyle Elliott, all of Polkville.
She is survived by a sister, Margaret Marie Elliott of Greensboro; three brothers, Thomas Forbis Elliott of Belwood, Charlie Whisnant Elliott of Polkville and Greensboro, and John Paxton Elliott Jr. of Lattimore; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.
Memorial Service: 11 a.m. Thursday at Cleveland Funeral Services Chapel
Officiated By: The Rev. Bill Lovelace
Funeral Home: Cleveland Funeral Services & Crematory is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Elliott Cemetery and mailed to Anne Hare, 2913 Poplar Circle, Shelby, NC 28152
Online Condolences: www.clevelandfuneralservice.com

Published in Shelby Star on Apr. 25, 2013