Born May 17, 1936 in Casey County, KY, he was the son of the late Shirley and Gurthie Wesley Elmore. He was a truck driver.
Survivors include his beloved wife, Olowene Decker Elmore; a son, Brent (and Cheryl) Elmore of Liberty; daughter, Robin Elmore (and Gary) Preston, of Sharonville, Ohio; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Haskel Elmore.
Funeral services are 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 27, 2015 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Johnny Maupin officiating. Cremation rites will be honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.
Visitation is Friday from 12 Noon until funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society for cancer research.
Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with guestbook available online at www.mckinneybrown.com.