addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, J.C. Eller and her twelve brothers and sisters, Thelma Eckard Smith, Louise Gresham, Alvin Eckard, Frank Eckard, George Eckard, Florence Killian, Norene Ingle, Oliver Eckard, Lula Mae Cooke, Clyde W. Eckard, Ernest Eckard, and Barbara Jane Price.Mrs. Eller is survived by her sons, Michael (Mick) Eller, Ronald Eller and Donald Eller all of Lenoir; daughters Vivian Ekard of Hudson and Peggy Craven of Lenoir. Also surviving are five grandchildren, Baron Eller, Kevin Ekard, Kristy Money, Christopher Craven and Renee Eller and five great grandchildren, Brooklyn, Tyler, Paige, Anna and Abigail. The family will receive friends Monday, February 29, 2016, at Mackie Funeral Home from 11:00 to 12:00 PM. The funeral service will follow in the chapel at 12:00 PM. Rev. Richard Via will be officiating Burial will be at Sunset Hills Cemetery.In lieu of flowers the family asked that memorials be made to the American Heart Association 222 S. Church St. #303, Charlotte, NC 28202
Mackie Funeral Home of Granite Falls, NC is serving the family.