CEDAR BLUFF – Ralph Hickman “Bubba” Elliott, 60, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at his home, in Cedar Bluff. He was born June 9, 1952, in Clay County to Birdie Ruth Reid and Ralph H. Elliott Sr. He was the owner of Elliott Trucking, contracted with FedEx Ground for over 20 years. He was a member of the Christian Church. He married Susan Marie Jordan Elliott on Jan. 30, 1972, in West Point.
Family funeral services were held with the Rev. Charlie Simmons officiating. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery in West Point. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point was in charge of arrangements.
A complete obituary will be published in the Wednesday, Jan. 2, Chickasaw Journal.
Survivors include his wife, Susan Marie Jordan Elliott of Cedar Bluff; his daughter, Allison Elliott Sackett (Darren) of Huntsville, Ala.; his son, Justin Elliott (Jamie) of Starkville; four grandchildren, Ella Elliott, Wilson Elliott, Mattie Sackett and Kinsey Sackett; one sister, Kitty Elliott Murks (Wayne) of Covington, La.; his uncle, Edmond B. “Uncle Bubba” Reid of Cedar Bluff.
Pallbearers were David Norris, John Elliott, Terry Scott, Oliver Wright, Mike Dexter and Johnny Byrd.
Honorary pallbearers were Carl Bryan, Eddie Scott, Lewis Stafford, Kenneth Byrd, Les Pollard and Gary Dedeaux.
Memorials may be made to T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability, P.O. Box 9736, Mississippi State, MS 39762.