Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Death Notices

June 3, 2014

Sheila Elder

Sheila E. Elder, 72, of Cowden, passed away at 4:48 a.m. Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Bryan Medical Center West, Lincoln, NE.

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Christ Tabernacle Church, Herrick, with the Rev. Tom Suey officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church.

Burial will be at a later date. Memorials may be made to Christ Tabernacle Church, Herrick. Arrangements are by Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Cowden.

She was born April 3, 1942, in Davenport, Nebraska, the daughter of Frank and Margarite (Thieman) Johnson. She married Clark R. Elder, July 3, 1980, in Beecher City. She was a member of Christ Tabernacle Church, Herrick. She was an avid bowler and she loved bird watching and working for the church, especially bible studies and was a prayer warrior.

Surviving are her husband, Clark; son, David Nees (Goldie) of Herrick; granddaughters, Shantell Morgason (Bill) of Herrick and Sasha Price (Chris) of Vandalia; great-grandchildren, Tyson, Shelby, Becca, Abbie, Trayton and Natally.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, James and Michael Nees; one brother; and one sister. Condolences may be left at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.

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