Jerry D. Elkins, 61, West Baden Springs

Jerry D. Elkins, 61, of West Baden Springs, entered into eternal rest on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.

He was born on March 5, 1957, in Jasper to Norman “Buck” and Marjorie “Kerby” Elkins.

Jerry was preceded in death by his father.  

He was a 1975 graduate of Springs Valley High School and was employed at the West Baden Springs Hotel.

Jerry loved spending time with his grandsons.

He is survived by his mother, Marjorie Elkins, French Lick; two daughters, Jessica Wininger (Kyle), Shoals, and Erica Elkins; two brothers, Norman “Butch” Elkins (Jan), Carmel, and Jeff Elkins, West Baden Springs; four grandchildren, Caden Millspaugh, Remington Wininger, Deacon Wininger, Ace Purkhiser and Zoeanna Purkhiser.

A funeral ceremony will be held by Pastor Randy McNeely on Friday, Sept. 7, at 11 a.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick. Burial will follow in the Crystal Community Cemetery.

Friends may call on Thursday, Sept. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home and again on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes.

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