Mrs. Elmore's obituary was in the Jackson County (FL) Floridan. I am not related to Mrs. Elmore, nor do I have any additional information. I am posting her obituary for intrested researchers.
Mavis F. Elmore, 99, of Greenwood, Florida died Sunday, September 18, 2011 at her home. Born in Grenada , Mississippi, Mrs. Elmore had resided in Jackson County Florida since 2005. She was a member of the Greenwood United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert G. Elmore, her parents, J. L. and Alma Carver and sister, Verna S. Martin. Survivors include one sister, Ray Beard of Memphis, Tennessee; one niece, Suzanne M. NeSmith and husband Jimmy of Greenwood, Florida; three nephews, Sidney L. Martin and wife Connie of Bristol, Florida, Robert R. Martin and wife Mary Frances of Greenwood, Florida, and Jimmy Beard of Memphis, Tennessee. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 22, 2011 at Gar-ner-Harper Funeral Home with the Reverend Ricky Shephard officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada, Mississippi. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service. James and Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel is in charge of arrangments. Flowers will be accepted; If desired contributions may be made to Covenant Hospice of Marianna, Florida 4215 Kelson Avenue , Suite E, Marianna, FL 32446 . Expressions of sympathy may be made online at www.jamesandsikesfuneralhomes.com
Published in The Jackson County Floridan on September 21, 2011