Clarence Joseph Elkins
September 03, 2010


Life Legacy

ELKINS, CLARENCE JOSEPH, 82 of Lake Placid, FL died September 3, 2010 in Lake Placid. He was born in Cabell County, West Virginia. A veteran of U.S. Army serving in W.W.II and Korean Conflict. He was involved in construction and building launch pads at Cape Canaveral and construction of space mountain at Disney World. At the age of 50 he graduated from University of Central Florida with a BA in Engineering. He retired from United Telephone moving to Lake Placid from Ft. Myers, FL in 1989. He enjoyed photography and loved to entertain playing his hormonica. He is survived by his sons, Robin Elkins, and Shannon Elkins both of Orlando, FL and daughter, Sandy Scott, Aurora, CO; sisters, Glenna Ramsey, Huntington, WV, Imogene Chapman, OH, Nancy Canterbury, NC, Frances Jones, Orlando, FL and Dorothy Wellman, OH, twelve grandchildren. Condolences may be expressed at MORRIS FUNERAL CHAPEL.

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Robin Elkins, Son
Shannon Elkins, Son
Sandy Scott, Daughter
Glenna Ramsey, Sister
Imogene Chapman, Sister
Nancy Canterbury, Sister
Frances Jones, Sister
Dorothy Wellman, Sister
twelve grandchildren


Born In: Cabell County, WV.
Place Of Death: Lake Placid
Died: September 3, 2010
Retired From: United Telephone