Rickey Elinburg

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Rickey "Wayne" Elinburg, 55, of Osceola died on Thursday, March 27, 2003 at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis.

Born February 24, 1948 in Union, Miss., Elinburg was a farm worker and a member of the Pentecostal Church of God in Etowah.

Survivors include his wife, Patsy Elinburg of Osceola; two sons, Rickey Joe Elinburg and Mark Wayne Elinburg, both of Etowah; three daughters, Melissa Ann Ray of Cherokee Village, Melanie Ray of Osceola and Kimberly Evance of Mountain Grove, Mo.; one sister, Wilma Kirk of Etowah; five brothers, Willie Elinburg of Belk, Ark., Sam Elinburg of Watson, Ark., John Elinburg of Caraway, Ark., Tommy Elinburg of Etowah and Mike Elinburg of West Ridge; and 13 grandchildren.

Services were held Monday, March 31, 2003 at the Pentecostal Church of God in Etowah at 1 p.m. with Rev. Huey Meherg officiating. Burial followed at the Pine Log Cemetery in Brookland, Ark.

Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola had charge of the arrangements.