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Obituaries

Obituaries

Norma Lee Elliott 1933 - 2009 Lawrence

Funeral services for Norma Lee Elliott, 75, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.Mrs. Elliott died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She moved to Lawrence in the mid-1950s.She was born Sept. 26, 1933, in Calico Rock, Ark., the daughter of Henry and Addie Hively Whiteaker.Mrs. Elliott was a homemaker. She later worked in day care for more than 21 years.She married C.J. Elliott on June 18, 1955, in Lawrence. He died Dec. 17, 1985.Survivors include a daughter, Tina Penny, Sibley, Iowa; two sons, Mark, Baldwin City, and Jerry, Lawrence; three brothers, Dale Whiteaker, Wenatchee, Wash., Hays Whiteaker, Calico Rock, Ark., and Thad Whiteaker, Mayetta; two sisters, Edna Wallace, Mountain Home, Ark., and Bernice Boedeker, Baldwin City; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.The family will meet friends from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain .com, subject: Elliott.