Mrs. Elsa L. Aiken, age 99 years and 3 months, of LaFollette passed away Tuesday, November 24, 2020. She was the oldest living member of Cedar Hill Baptist Church. She lived in Gallatin, TN for 43 years before returning to Campbell County, TN. She always enjoyed singing in any choir. Mrs. Aiken wrote gospel music from 1965 until 1980 for the Gospel Music Publishing Association of America.
Preceded in death by Husband, Charles W. Aiken, Parents, George and Maude Heatherly Willoughby, Sisters, Pernie Miller, Gladys Goins, and Bonnie Wright, Brothers, Ernest Willoughby and Ed Willoughby.
Survivors: Son, Michael Wayne Aiken and wife, Rebecca; Grandchildren, Heather Fowler and husband Sam, Molly Proudfit and husband, Matt, and Douglas Lawson; Great-Grandchildren, Mason Fowler, Sara Fowler, Graham Proudfit, and Claire Proudfit. Several other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services Saturday, November 28, 2020, 7:00 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with her son, Rev. Michael Aiken officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. before Funeral Services. Entombment will take place in Sumner Memorial Gardens in Gallatin, TN.
Online condolences for Mrs. Aiken may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net.
Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Elsa L. Aiken.