Manchester – Mrs. Jean L. “Mema” Elrod, 97, passed away, Thursday May 31, 2018. She was a native of Coffee County, retired from the Pajama Corporation and was a long time member of the Red Hill Church of Christ.
She was an avid seamstress, great cook and doating grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Arch Y. Lowery and Ruby V. Harmon Lowery; husband, William R. Elrod; daughter and son-in-law, Joy and Art Harrell; grandson, William Tyrone Elrod Jr.; son-in-law, John Kendall Haley; brother, Gadis Lowery.
She is survived by her sons, Mike (Debbie) Elrod and William Tyrone (Carolyn) Elrod Sr.; daughters, Pat Haley and Judy E. (Dick) Lineberger; brothers, Jack Lowery and Billy Joe (Jo Ellen) Lowery; sisters, Joy Patterson, Sandra Lockwood and Winn Heath; 13 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren; numerous other loving relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Sunday in the Central Funeral Home Chapel with Ralph Hart officiating with burial to follow in the Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Saturday at Central Funeral Home, Manchester, Tennessee. www.centralfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers donations maybe made to Red Hill Church of Christ, 2839 Hillsboro Highway, Manchester, TN 37355, or your favorite charity.
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