Elba Crain

Obituary of Elba Crain

Elba Parker Crain passed away at her home in Cherokee, NC September 24 2019.  She was born to Ben

and Flora Lambert Parker in 1934 at Cherokee NC.   She owned and operated Eljawa Campground for 48

  She loved her family and the many friends she made in her business.

 

Elba is survived by her daughter Janie and favorite son in law Jim English of Bryson City.  Grandchild, Kelly English Douglass and husband John; great grandsons, John and James who were the light of her life. Brothers

Carroll, Don and Tom Parker all of Cherokee.  Her step daughters; Jolene Mathis, Susan Childers and Shelda Cooper.

 Foster children; Blain Parker and Jessie Joe Terrazas and a special friend of the home Lester

  Many nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly.

 

She was preceded in death by her son Charles Kenneth (Dude) Underwood.  Step daughter Hilda    

  Husbands; Kelly Underwood and Wade Crain.   Sisters; Hilma, Jeanette, Kathleen and

Christine. Brothers; Edgar, Claude, Jerome and Gerard.

 

Funeral Service will be held Saturday Sept 28 at 3:00 pm at the Tow String Baptist Church in Cherokee

  Visitation will be at the church from 1:00 pm till the Service begins. Burial will follow at the Tow

String Community Cemetery.

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Saturday
28
September

Visitation

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Towstring Baptist Church
Towstring Rd.
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
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Saturday
28
September

Funeral service

3:00 pm
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Towstring Baptist Church
Towstring Road
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
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Towstring Cemetery
Bales Lane
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
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