Lester Elliott

Published 9:41 pm Friday, August 14, 2015

Lester Elliott, 89, passed away peacefully Aug. 12, 2015, at Carrington Place of Chesapeake. A lifelong resident of Suffolk, he was born July 15, 1926, in Nansemond County in the same home that he lived in for 82 years.



He was predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Delsie Greene Elliott. Left to cherish his memory are his loving daughter, Sheila M. Brown, son-in-law, Tyrone L. Brown, and grandson, Ridge Brown, of Suffolk; sisters, Pearline Whitney and Audrey Crowder, of East Orange, N.J.; and a host of nieces, nephews, family members. Lester was a faithful member of Union Bethel Baptist Church his entire adult life.

A home going service will be held Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Crocker Funeral Home chapel, 900 E. Washington St., Suffolk. The family and friends will assemble at 10:45 a.m. and the Rev. Leolia Brown will officiate. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted to Crocker Funeral Home Inc. Condolences to the Elliott family may be offered to the family at www.crockerfuneralhome.com.

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