Sept. 03, 1920 – December 16, 2013
Former Oklahoma City resident Rosalee Elswick 93
Passed this life 12-16-13 at the Grace Living Center in Jenks, Okla.
Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Mathew’s Funeral Home in Edmond, Oklahoma with Mr. George Carlton officiating Pallbearers, Barry Elswick, Corey Elias, Jason Sparks, Jason Barnes,
Honorary: Matthew Sparks. Interment will follow at New Home Cemetery, Nash Oklahoma. Ms. Elswick, 93 was born Sept. 03, 1920, in Nash Oklahoma to James C and Hattie Tripp Dunham. She graduated Nash High school in May 1938. She Married Delos Elswick Sept.14, 1940 in Nash Oklahoma. Ms. Elswick was a member of Portland Avenue Baptist Church for thirty plus years, and later became a member of Henderson Hill’s Baptist Church before moving to Tulsa. She is survived by one Son and Daughter-in law, James Delos & Bobbie Elswick of Houston, Texas.Grandchildren, Lauri & Glenn Leadley of Mesa, Arizona, Barry & Maria Elswick of San Diego, Calif.Amy& Brian Anderson of Rockford, Ill,Christie & Craig Smith of London, KY, Melanie & Corey Elias of Tulsa OK.Matthew & Carla Sparks of San Diego Calif.Jason & Dawn Sparks of Jacksonville, FloridaJulie & Jason Barnes of Tulsa OK,She has seventeen Great Grand Children and one Great Great Grandchild. Ms. Elswick was preceded in death by her husband, Delos, her two daughters, Julie Elswick & Susan Jane Elswick Sparks, Two brothers Cecil & Donis and two sisters Mildred & Margery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice 6218 S. Lewis Ave Suite 110, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74136.
Services are under the Direction of Matthews Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Edmond.