April 3, 1922 – September 1, 2016
Dorothy Patterson Elkins, 94, of Owens Cross Roads, died peacefully on Thursday, September 1, 2016.
Mrs. Elkins was preceded in death by her husband, James L. Elkins, father. They were blessed to spend 61 wonderful years together preceding Mr. Elkins moving to heaven in 2005.
She is survived by her son, Larrie Elkins (Bernice) of Owens Cross Roads, her daughters, Joyce Honea (Edward) of Owens Cross Roads, Gayle Dennis (Ron) of Owens Cross Roads, Mae Rose Cahela of Flintville, TN, Donna Mahone of Huntsville, and Laura Loeb (Mark) of Huntsville, two adoptive grandchildren, Joey Mahone (Theresa) of Fayetteville, TN and Dennis Mahone (Amy) of Owens Cross Roads, sister, Evelyn Hopkins and her brother, Ralph Patterson (Myra) both of Owens Cross Roads, she was blessed with 18 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, 16 great, great grandchildren and 2 great, great grands on the way, and a host of nieces, nephews, in-laws, and friends.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday at 3:00 PM with Kenny Treece officiating.
Interment will be in the Bethel Cemetery.