Elsie Lyle Britt, 86, of Manila, died April 19, 2001, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born June 16, 1914, at Gilkerson, Ark. She was a housewife and of the Pentecostal faith.
She is survived by a daughter, Patsy G. Elinburg of Osceola; a son, Clifford Earl Britt of Poplarville, Miss., a sister, Pearl Tucker of Harrisburg; and two brothers, Earl Pate of Lepanto and T.J. Pate of Manila; 30 grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Etowah Pentecostal Church of God with Brother Huey Meherg officiating. Burial was in Potter's Cemetery at Lepanto under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola.