Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Charles "Chuck" R. Elliott, 62, of Gardner, Kan., passed away on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at the Medicalodges of Gardner, Kan. He was born on Feb. 24, 1950, in Kansas City, Kan., son of Robert Elliott and Shirley Dean Elliott. He was a life long resident of Kansas City and Gardner, Kansas areas living over 25 years in the Medicalodges of Paola and Gardner, Kan.

Survivors include: one sister, Carol Griffin, and her husband, David, of Washburn; one brother, Rickey Elliott, of Kansas City, Kan.; and his stepfather, Bud Creason, of Exeter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Donald "Billy" William Elliott.

Graveside services were held Monday at the Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter, with Minister Ken West officiating. A family memorial service was held at the Washburn Church of Christ on Sunday.

Memorials for the family may be entrusted to the White Funeral Home and Crematory of Cassville.