Kathleen Pope McElroy of Trenton, FL, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Tri-County Nursing Home in Trenton. She was 79 years old. She was born to Lester and Gussie Pope on June 5, 1938 in Trenton, FL and was a lifelong resident. Mrs. McElroy was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Carlton "Chubby" McElroy and her sons, Roger McElroy and Chip McElroy. She is survived by her daughter, Ginger (Rod) Hunt of Chiefland; her sons, Felippe (Mary) McElroy and Mario (Iris) McElroy, of Chiefland; her daughter-in-law, Sherry McElroy of Chiefland; her sisters, Nellie Simpson of Chiefland, Mildred Watson of Trenton, Clyda Mae Hilliard of Bell and Marcel Coyer of Wilcox; her brothers, Alfred Pope of Lake City and John Wesley Pope of Longwood; her brother-in-law, Lloyd McElroy of Trenton; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday evening, November 14, 2017 from 5:00 until 7:00. Funeral Services for Mrs. McElroy will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Pine Grove Baptist Church with Pastor Eddie Hatch and Dr. Greg Douglas officiating. Interment to follow at Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.