Burial followed in Obion County Memorial Gardens in Union City, Tenn.
Mr. Elliott died on Friday, March 17, 2006, at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.
Mr. Elliott was born on November 27, 1917, in Fulton County, Ky. He was the son of the late John W. and Nora Binford Elliott.
Mr. Elliott was a member of the South Fulton Baptist Church; was a life-long resident of the South Fulton area; was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II; was retired; and had been a truck driver for Reed Brothers Feed & Seed Company in South Fulton.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Morgan Elliott; a sister; and a half-sister.
Survivors include a son, David M. Elliott of Murray; a daughter, Wanda Lee Elliott Bruce of Cadiz; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the South Fulton Baptist Church Building Fund, 509 Forestdale Avenue, South Fulton, TN 38257.