Obituary: Elinor S. Curtis

Elinor S. Curtis

Elinor S. Curtis

Elinor S. Curtis, 87, Noblesville, died March 31 at Harbour Manor Care Center. She was born Oct. 14, 1929, to Hugh and Virginia Finley (Wills) Stanton in Memphis, Tenn.

For more than 30 years, Elinor was a bookkeeper for several companies in Memphis. She had a passion for her prison ministry, both in Memphis and Mobile, Ala. Most of all, Elinor loved being with her family.

She is survived by her sons, Ed (Donna) Curtis and Joe (Jean Marie) Curtis, grandchildren Thomas (Katie) Curtis and Katie Curtis, step-grandchildren Joey, Jason and Michael Hearn, sister Ida (Jim) Holmes, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Elinor was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Curtis, Jr. and siblings Julie Bales, Sarah Garner, Louise Payne and Hugh Stanton, Jr.