Elsie M. Jer­den

Cecil Whig - - & -

Elsie M. Jer­den, 88 of Ris­ing Sun, MD, for­merly of Port De­posit, MD died Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 15, 2016 in the Sea­sons Hospice & Pal­lia­tive Care, Ne­wark, DE.

Born in Gap Mills WV on Septem­ber 10, 1928, she was the daugh­ter of the late Ge­orge and Lora (Kirk) Dun­smore. Elsie was a home­maker and a dairy farmer.

Elsie col­lected salt and pep­per shak­ers, en­joyed cook­ing, gar­den, grow­ing flow­ers, coun­try gospel mu­sic, and gospel hymns. She is also known as a hard worker and an avid Ori­oles fan!!

Sur­vived by three daugh­ters: Iretta Tay­lor of Carls­bad, NM, Joyce Spencer of Manas­sas, VA and Carol Grace Dun­smore of Brew­ton, AL, and one son: Harold Cur­tis Jer­den, Jr. of Not­ting­ham, PA. Sis­ter: Shirley Hol­brook of Elk Mills, MD. Elsie is also sur­vived by 13 grand­chil­dren, 31 great­grand­chil­dren, one of which is her “King of Hearts” her great-grand­daugh­ter Emer­son May Jer­den, 10 great­great-grand­chil­dren and sev­eral nieces and neph­ews.

In ad­di­tion to her par­ents she is pre­de­ceased by her son, Jessie James Dun­smore.

Fu­neral ser­vice will be held Fri­day, Oc­to­ber 21, 2016 at 11:00 am at Crouch Fu­neral Home, P.A., 127 South Main Street, North East, MD. There will be a view­ing one hour be­fore the ser­vice.

In­ter­ment will fol­low ser­vices in Rose Bank Ceme­tery, Ris­ing Sun, MD.

For con­do­lences visit www. crouch­fu­ner­al­home. com.

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