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*Thelma Maxine Elkins

Female 1928 - 2005  (77 years)


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  • Name *Thelma Maxine Elkins 
    Born 1 May 1928  Wabash Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jun 2005  77 Years Old, Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 15 Jun 2005  Services At Frist Funeral Home In Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana; Buried At Grandview Cemetery, Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana; Rev. Paul Harrison Officiating. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I157918  My Genealogy

    Father *Harold Layton Elkins,   b. 25 Jun 1899, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1944, Judson, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother *Laura Thelma Miles,   b. 8 May 1908, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1978, 68 Years Old, Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1925  Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Living Lawson 
    Married May 1944  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F8748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living Godden 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F8749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Living Underwood 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F8750  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Edgar Wayne Cox,   b. 11 Oct 1926, Lyford, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1996, 72 Years Old, Veterans' Affairs Medical Center In Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1968  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F8751  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "Thelma M. Cox
      CLINTON - Thelma M. Cox, 77, of Clinton died at 10:10 p.m. Sunday,June 12, 2005, in Vermillion Convalescent Center. She was born May 1,1928, in Wabash Township, Parke County to Harold Elkins and LaurieMiles Elkins. Her husband, Edgar Wayne Cox, died earlier. Survivorsinclude two sons and their wives, John and Carolyn Lawson of Blanfordand Robert and Jan Godden of Clinton; two daughters and theirhusbands, Rose and Mike Shuckhart of Clinton and Linda Sue and BillPine of Terre Haute; 10 grandchildren, Melinda Silotto ofShepardsville, Melissa Daughtery of Cal City, Calif., John LeslieLawson Jr. of Cayuga, Shawna Rose of Russellville, David Shuckhart ofClinton, Stephen Highsmith, Leslie Kaperak and Timothy Kaperak, all ofTerre Haute; Robert Allen Godden of Shelburn and Rebecca Rush ofAlexandier; 27 great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert Elkins ofClinton; three sisters, Linda Miller and Beverly Jean Flora, both ofTerre Haute and Mildred Brown of Torrance, Calif.; and several niecesand nephews. She also was preceded in death by her parents; threesisters, Mary Loser, Barbara Purcell and Ellen Mae Elkins; and onegreat-grandson. Services are 1 p.m. Wednesday in Frist Funeral Home,with the Rev. Paul Harrison officiating. Burial is in GrandviewCemetery. Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. today." [transcribed by, sljuhl,14 June 2005]
      "From: Doris walter
      Date: 06/16/05 11:51:40
      To: Sandy Juhl
      Subject: Re: I'm Sorry
      Hi
      Maxine funeral was yesterday and she did have a good turn out. Hersister Millie lives in California and she couldn't make it out for thefuneral.
      Love Aunt Doris" [Portion of an e-mail received, sljuhl, 16 Jun 2005]

      "Name of Deceased: Thelma M. Cox
      Age at Death: 77
      Birth Date: 1 May 1928
      Death Date: 12 Jun 2005
      Newspaper Title: Tribune-Star
      Newspaper Location: Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
      Obituary Publication Date: 14 Jun 2005
      Locations Mentioned in Obituary: Clinton; Torrance, CA; WabashTownship, Parke County; Alexandier; Cal City; Terre Haute; VermillionConvalescent Center; Cayuga
      Other Persons Mentioned in Obituary: Laurie Miles Elkins; Blanford;Stephen Highsmith; Edgar Wayne Cox; Mildred Brown; Melinda Silotto;Timothy Kaperak; Bill Pine; Robert Elkins; Harold Elkins; RebeccaRush; Mary Loser; Shawna Rose; Mike Shuckhart; Linda Sue; CarolynLawson; Rose; Barbara Purcell; John Leslie Lawson; Linda Miller;Leslie Kaperak; Paul Harrison; Beverly Jean Flora; Robert AllenGodden; Melissa Daughtery; Ellen Mae Elkins; David Shuckhart; JanGodden"
      Source:http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=web-obituary
      Please check this: _MDCL: CONC The doctors could do no more for her. She went to a nursing facility
      _MDCL: CONC for comfort care a few days before her death.
    • (Medical):Maxine had been in the hospital, but the pneumonia did not clear up.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2868] Terre Haute Tribune Star Newspaper Obituary For Thelma Maxine ElkinsCox, 13 June 2005 (Reliability: 3).