CHURCHVILLE - Earline May McManaway Elkins, 95, of Churchville, died Thursday (July 14, 2022) in Shenandoah House.
Born January 11, 1927 in Churchville, she was a daughter of Walter Bently and Minnie (Hodge) McManaway. She attended Churchville High School and was employed by General Electric / Genecom for 37 years, retiring as machinery department supervisor.
She was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Elkins; a sister, Mildred Skeps Davis; a brother, Ralph McManaway; and a grandson, Jeffrey McWhorter. Surviving are five children, Marie Elkins, Ronnie Elkins, Danny Elkins and Robert “Hook” Elkins, all of Churchville, and Douglas Elkins of Staunton; a sister-in-law, Arlene Wimer McMananaway of Churchville; and grandchildren Penny Harman, Tabitha Humphreys, Angela Elkins, Ronnie Elkins Jr., Danny Elkins Jr., Todd Elkins, Ericka Martin, Rodney Elkins, Scott Elkins and Eric Elkins; and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 19 in Green Hill Cemetery, officiated by Rev. Jonathan Farmer.
Bear Funeral Home in Churchville is serving the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at bearfuneralhome.com.