December 6, 1931 ~ August 22, 2021
Born in: Marshall, NC
Resided in: Candler, NC
Marie Blazer Elliott, 89, died on Sunday, August 22, 2021, at Mission Hospital.
A native of Marshall, NC, Marie was the daughter of the late Jake Howard and Viola Ensley Blazer. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy Fred Elliott, Sr.; son, Roy Elliott, Jr. and his wife Deborah; grandson, Jonathan Elliott; and great-grandson, Cody Blankenship.
Mrs. Elliott retired from St. Joseph’s Hospital, where she worked as a nurse for many years. She was also a longtime member and organist at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Larry Elliott (Marie), and Bill Elliott; grandchildren, Kenny Elliott, Lori Dobbins, Travis Elliott, Atley Elliott, Tiffany Blankenship; great-grandchildren, Harlie, Lauren, Brooke, Riley, and Caleb; and brother, Kenneth Blazer.
All are invited to join the family for the graveside service for Mrs. Elliott at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery. Pastor Ricky McCarson will officiate.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.