GENE A ELLIOTT

August 6, 1937 - December 8, 2022

His service….Genes Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, January 22, 2023, at Brevard Christian Church 1750 N Courtenay Pkwy Merritt Island, Fl. 32953 with a gathering of family and friends at 2PM and luncheon to follow.

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Gene Autry Elliott, 85, passed away December 8, 2022. He was born on August 6, 1937, in Wayne, West Virginia to Minuard Elliott and Myrtle Adkins Elliott. Gene was married to Sallie Cotton Elliott on October 19, 1957 in Detroit Michigan, who he often referred to as the most precious and valuable gift in his life. They were married for 65 years. Gene worked for General Motors for 33 years in various roles starting at age 18, when he arrived in Detroit from W. Va.

Gene was a very generous and giving man who adored his family and had a genuine love for all people. He especially adored his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Gene never met a stranger and many people enjoyed listening to him tell his life stories.

His Family….Gene will be missed by his wife, Sallie Cotton Elliott; his son, Gene (Grace) Elliott; His daughter Bobbie (Bill) Thomas; His grandchildren; Danyale Bruce; Drew (Sara) Watros; Kayla (Jeff) Hubbard; Ean Elliott; Brandee (Jake) Spikes and Brittany Thomas. His Great Grandchildren; Ciara Sharp; Corbin Sharp; Kellin Spikes; Bruce Watros; Adalynn McJennett; Cassandra Watros; Luella Hubbard and Maisie Spikes. Gene had numerous nieces and nephews all of whom he loved dearly.
Gene is preceded in death by his parents; Minuard and Myrtle Elliott; sister Kathleen Conrad and his nephew Roger Maynard

His service….Genes Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, January 22, 2023, at Brevard Christian Church 1750 N Courtenay Pkwy Merritt Island, Fl. 32953 with a gathering of family and friends at 2PM and luncheon to follow.