Graveside service for Edward "E.T." Taylor Elliott, 91, of Vidalia, LA will be held at Natchez National Cemetery on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 11AM with Bro. Tony Ganey officiating, under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.
E.T. was born on Friday, January 29, 1932 in Jackson, MS and passed away on Friday, April 28, 2023 surrounded by his loved ones at his daughter's home in Vidalia, LA. He proudly served our country in the United States Air Force as a Staff Sergeant and in the National Guard. E.T. loved the Lord and was a member of Lake St. John Baptist Church. He enjoyed spending his free time outdoors, whether it was hunting, fishing, trapping, or gardening. More importantly E.T. loved his family and friends and spending time with them.
He is reunited with the love of his life, Marion "Nanny" Elliott; parents, J.E. Elliott and Gladys Therman Elliott; sister, Gladys Whitney & her husband Dick, sweet great-granddaughter, Caroline Gill.
Those left behind to cherish E.T.'s memories are his daughter, Beverly Elliott Caston & her husband Gary of Vidalia, LA; son, Glen Elliott & his wife Mary of Lake St. John, LA; daughter, Gail Elliott Brazell & her husband James of Scottsboro, AL; grandchildren, Jennifer Caston Paul & her husband Aaron of Ruston, LA, Jason Elliott & his wife Kim of Brusly, LA, Stephanie Elliott Farmer & her husband Jordan of Vidalia, LA, and Jared Harner of Lafayette, LA; great-grandchildren, Annalise Paul, Andrew Paul, Mallory Gill, Emmalie Elliott, Charlotte Elliott, Stori Farmer, Wesson Farmer, Jude Harner, and Ben Harner; nephews, Richard Whitney & his wife Gaynil, Mark Whitney & his wife Betty both of Natchez, MS; niece, Whitney "Debbie" Shuman & her husband Eric of Poplarville, MS; and special additional family, Mike "Tree" Trevillion and Karen Trevillion.
Those honoring E.T. as pallbearers are Michael Yakey, Jason Elliott, Mathus Waller, Jared Harner, Aaron Paul, and Jordan Farmer.
Honorary pallbearers are Robert Yakey, Gary Caston, James Brazell, and Gary Waller.
The family would like to share a special appreciation to Eric and Whitney Shuman for their help with E.T.'s wellbeing. Also, a heartfelt thanks to his caregivers: Annie Todd, Annie Rose Welch, Addie Bass, and Mattie Arbuthnot for their love, support, and care they shared for Mr. E.T. and his family. The family would like to thank Enhabit Hospice of Vidalia, LA for their professionalism and support.
There are not enough words to express the gratitude and love we have for all of you. Thank y'all!
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