Ernest Samuel Elliott Sr (obit)
E.S.Elliott CAMBRIDGE A funeral service service was to be held today at 1 p.m. in LeCompte Funeral Home here for Ernest S. Elliott, 48, former resident of Cambridge. He died Saturday in the Wilmington Wilmington General Hospital following following an illness of several months. Mr. Elliott was born in Bishop's Head, July 8, 1909. He is the son of Mrs. George Merrick of Cambridge Cambridge and the late Alonza E. Elliott. Elliott. For some years he owned and operated a radio sales and repair business in Cambridge. For the past two years he had lived in Port Penn, DeL His first wife, the former Hazel Gruchy, died in 1931. His present wife, the former Edna Fitzhugh of Church Creek, survives him. Also surviving are his mother and three daughters and three sons, Mrs. Charles Asmussen of Trappe, and Faye, Pamela, Ernest, Ernest, Daniel and Jerry Elliott of Wilmington. Two sisters, Mrs. Edward Mc- Mc- Grath of Cambridge and Mrs. William William H. Troop of Salinas, Calif., and four brothers," Milford, Rufus, Eugene and Winford of Dorchester Dorchester and Talbot Counties survive. The Rev. William Hemphill, pas tor of St. Paul's Methodist Church here, was to officiate.