Gaynell Elston

ELSTON, Gaynell “Sunshine”; age 66; of Pontiac, MI; formerly of Anniston, Alabama passed away, Friday, May 2, 2014 at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland. She leaves to cherish her memory: spouse, John Flagler; children, Shannon (Jermaine) Buckines and Eric Elston, Sr; 4 grandchildren; 10 siblings; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was retired from Ameritech. Preceded in death by her parents, Eula Mae and James Elston, Sr. Family hour 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Welcome Missionary Baptist Church, 143 Oneida Street, with funeral service commencing immediately at 11 a.m. Pastor Douglas P. Jones, officiating. Interment Perry Mount Park Cemetery, 878 N. Perry St. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the church 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Mrs. Elston will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, and may be viewed from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday. www.lawrenceemoonfuneralhomepontiac.com

Funeral Home

Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home of Pontiac
268 N. Perry St. Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 758-1913
Published in theoaklandpress.com on May 8, 2014