Mr. Willie Green Elmore MemorialDove

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Mr. Willie Green Elmore MemorialDove

March 8, 1946
to
April 19, 2021

Willie Green Elmore was born March 8, 1946 Macon County, in the city of Chesson, Alabama and was delivered by a Midwife at home.
Willie graduated from Deborah Cannon Wolfe High school in Shorter, Alabama1963, its Inaugural year.
He served and is a Vietnam Army Veteran with service from 1964-1965 and was stationed at Fort Rucker 1st Calvary Helicopter division mechanics.
He was discharged from the Army in 1967. Starting his work career, he worked a year as a civilian at Maxwell AFB in Montgomery, Alabama as a helicopter mechanic.
Willie would go on to use these skills to repair cars, equipment and other mechanical devices at Charlie’s Garage in New Jersey.
Willie met and later married Bessie Johnson in 1968.
Worked at LJ Kennedy Trucking Company for 15 years and his CB was “Batman”. He loved trucking, driving and was the oldest of 7 siblings and had a special relationship with “brother” Theocia (Teena) Elmore.
His favorite thins: Fishing! He would travel to different locations for the best spots. Bowling: In leagues for over 50 years and had a lifetime average of ____.
Color Guard for the VFW for years and Playing Pool ….He still did that!
He leaves to cherich his memories, Wife Shelia, son William Elmore (Zelda) and daughter Cheryl (David), siblings, Harvester (Patricia), Sylvester (Anne) Taylor T. (deceased), Claude Agness (Johnathan), Clifford (Diane), devoted special nieces Cynthia, Cedricca, Janeria, 1 aunt and Willie Howard (deceased).

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Monday, May 3, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Location:

Missouri Veterans Cemetery @ Higginsville

20109 Bus, MO-13, Higginsville, MO 64037

Service Details

Date and Time:

Monday, May 3, 2021 at
10:00 AM

Location:

Missouri Veterans Cemetery @ Higginsville

20109 Bus, MO-13, Higginsville, MO 64037

Interment Details

Interment Type: Private

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500