Larry Loyd Elliott

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LINDEN Graveside services for Larry Loyd Elliott, 64, of Linden, will be 10:00 A.M., Wednesday, November 12, 2008, at Center Grove Cemetery with Bro. Todd Elliott officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, November 11, 2008 from 6 to 8 PM at Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home in Linden. Mr. Elliott was born April 11, 1944 in Naples, Texas, to Loyd Lee Elliott and Estelle Sis Smith and he passed away Sunday, November 9, 2008, at his home in Linden. He was a retired shift manager for Shell Oil Company and a member of Center Grove Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Margie Elliott of Linden; two sons and daughters-in-law, Todd and Lori Elliott of Texarkana and Tracy and Lisa Elliott of Atlanta; one daughter, Tonya Mitchell of Linden; a sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and Jackie Heard of Naples; eight grandchildren, Lyndi Lockhart, Matthew Elliott, Kristen Elliott, Lane Elliott, Jared Elliott, Erin Mitchell, TeAnn Elliott, and Kayla Mitchell; two great-grandchildren, Amoree Lockhart and Malaki Lockhart. Also surviving, are several sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Mrytle and Doug Samples of Pittsburg, Mildred Surratt of Linden, Ann and Emmett Wilbanks of Commerce, and ONeal and Mozelle Wilbanks of Linden; plus numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.

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  1. Tonya and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Let me know if there is anything I can do. My thoughts are with you.

  2. Todd & family, Our hearts go out to you during this time. You know we are here for you if we can do anything at all. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with each and every one of yall. Please be strong and keep your hearts with God. We love yall and will be here anytime! Godd Bless, Charlotte, Willie, and Hunter

  4. Margie,Isure had a lot of good timesjamming with Larry at Mt View and in the Valley. He was a very special person and we will all miss him.

  5. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Margie. We will fondly remember the music sessions with Larry on the Mountain View Courthouse Square. We considered him a close and very dear friend. We will miss him.

  6. Margie, and FamilyWe are so sorry that Larry lost his long battle to cancer. Him and daddy are probably having a long talk and alot of laughs. Larry and daddy love each other so much. So thankful that this family is in our life., The trip down a few weeks ago was so great. For him to look at me while laying in the bed and calling me by name made me so happy. We just thank God each day for the time we had with him. Todd, tonya, and Tracy just be thankful you had a daddy like him and think of the great memories. Thought of Larry will keep smiles on your face. Marggee keep the memorys a live and lean of God and family and friend at this time. They will all come in handy.To each of you our love hearts and hugs go out to each of you. We are here 24/7 if you need anythingLots of LoveDebo, Phil and Cora

  7. We treasure the short time we had together playing music and just playing around with Larry and Margie.We will remember the good times in Mtn View and in the valley.Our thoughts are with you all today.Brode and Cloie

  8. My thoughts and prayers are with you all through this difficult time. I know he is headed to join my dad in glory land a much better place than you and I are. May God Bless You All. Love, Tina

  9. Ms. Margie, Todd and I want you to know how truly honored we are to have had the pleasure of becoming friends with you and Larry. We sure did love to hear Larry sing! Each time he'd walk into the church, well, it would give us hope that God still answers prayers. Mr. Larry may not have been healed here on Earth, but in Heaven he is with our Dad, brother and our loved ones. I can see he and our Dad walking the streets of gold and Dad telling Larry, "Hey man, sing me a song one more time." I hope that he knew how many people truly loved him and how many lives he touched while here. Mr.Larry will truly be missed. We are praying that God wraps you and the family in His loving arms and brings you comfort as only He can give. Ms. Margie, we are so sorry for all of your heart-ache and pain that you've gone through the last few months. Just remember, God will NEVER put more on us than what we can bear. I pray you find strength in God, His word and your loved ones. God's Blessings on each of you for now and always. All our love, Todd and Prissy

  10. We will always cherish the wonderful memories we have of Uncle Larry and all the times we have sat and listened to his wonderful music. Uncle Larry will always hold a special place in our hearts. He truly was a blessing to everyone who knew him. We loved him so much and are so sad to lose him, but rejoice in knowing he is with our heavenly father and is at peace now and will suffer no more. Your all in our thoughts and prayers and may god give you peace and comfort during this very sad time.

  11. I became acquainted with Larry in the past few years at Mt.View.He was a very talented musician, and always a pleasure to be around.

  12. To Margie, Tonya and the entire family!! Thinking of you during this difficult time!! I will keep ya'll in my prayers!!May God bless you all!!

  13. Margie and family,Our thoughts, love and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God Bless and be with each one of you.

  14. Margie,May God comfort you and your family. You're in the hearts of others who care about you and pray for you as God eases your sorrow and replaces it with sweet memories. We sure did love 'ole "Doo Doo"!We Love you too,

  15. We are neighbors and friends of Larry's family from long ago at Marietta. We send our deepest sympathy to his family and sister, Sandra. May your precious memories help sustain you in this difficult time. God bless you. Love, Joy & Merle and Peggy and Murle

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