Mar 192012

From the Calhoun County Chronicle, December 22, 1938

Goldie Reip Elliott, daughter of Frank A. and Victoria Reip, was born July 30, 1905, and died December 16, 1938, and the age of 33 years, 5 months and 126 days.

She was united in marriage to Bernard V. Elliott, October 27, 1926. To this union were born five children. One died in infancy. The following children survive; John Francis, Maxine, Pauline and Nina Rose. She is also survived by her husband, her father and three sisters; Mrs. Maude Irvin and Mrs. Merle Place of Little Hocking, Ohio and Mrs. Edith King of Euclid, W. Va. A number of other relatives and host of friends are left to mourn her.

She professed faith in Christ in early life. In December, 1927, she was baptized into the fellowship of Bethlehem Baptist Church of Grantsville, by Rev. M.P. Lowe. She was faithful to this covenant until her death. Funeral services were held in her home, Sunday afternoon, December 18, at 1:30 by Rev. Fell Kennedy, pastor of the church. A short service was also held at the Mt. Zion Church where burial was made.