Elliott, Pat Eleanor (Cleveland)

Friday, January 11, 2019
Pat Elliott
Pat Elliott

Pat Eleanor Elliott, 87, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019, in a Chattanooga health care facility.

She was a member of The Church of God at Zion Hill.  Her last job was as a reading grandmother to students at Oak Grove Elementary School.  She moved all over Tennessee pastoring churches with her husband.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Bishop Dennis Wayne Elliott; parents, Jody and Mona Goodwin; and brother Eddie Goodwin.

She leaves behind four loving children: a son, Barry Elliott; three daughters Dena Calfee; Jean and (Derk) Shields; and Joy Ingle all of Cleveland; five grandchildren: Ashley Ingle, Jody Elliott, Kera House, Lisa Clements, LeAnne Henry; 15 great-grandchildren; one sister, Evelyn Smith of Charleston; brother, Bruce Goodwin of Chattanooga, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be on Sunday, Jan. 13, at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home and Crematory with the Rev. Harvey Anders officiating.  Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with Dennis Henry, Jody Elliott, Ronnie Smith, Zach Tinsley, Jay Tinsley and Gerry Clements serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Jan. 13, from 1-3 p.m. prior to the service. 

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Elliott guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.


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