2018-01-10 / Front Page

Former Probate Judge Elizabeth Elmore dies

By Deborah Bennett
Millen News editor

Elizabeth Elmore, former Jenkins County Probate Judge, died January 1, 2018, at Ogeechee Area Hospice, Statesboro. She served as Probate Judge from Jan. 1, 1981 until her retirement Dec. 31, 2000.

Mrs. Elmore was a member of Garfield United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday School for many years and served on the Official Board. She was a certified lay speaker and Chairman of the Pastor Parish Committee. She was also an active member of the Woodmen of the World Society for many years.

She is survived by her husband, Charles Howard Elmore; son, Charles Jacob Elmore (Tammy); three daughters, Rebecca McLellan (Jim) and Rose Golis (Tom), and daughter/ granddaughter Tina Burke (Allen); and numerous great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, Jan. 3, at Garfield United Methodist Church. (Full obituary elsewhere in this issue of The Millen News.)

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