Rachael Lee Elkins, 44, of Westwood, KY, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 13, 2017, in Ashland Area Hospice.
Ms. Elkins was born April 17, 1973, in Huntington, WV.
Ms. Elkins was a graduate of Raceland High school and held an associate degree in business. She worked as an insurance broker in Galesburg, Ill. She proudly served her country in the U.S. Army as a decorated veteran of the 101st Airborne in Ft. Campbell.
Ms. Elkins is survived by her father, James (Cindy) Elkins of Westwood; her mother, Nancy Endicott Elkins of Huntington, WV.; sister Paula (Jeremiah) Ratliff of Ironton, OH; Austin Mays, Keshia Clark; and several other nieces and nephews; two stepsisters, Jaime (Jarrod) Greer of Greenup, Tara Thacker of Westwood; and her beloved cat, Nip.
A visitation for family and friends will be 6 p.m. Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at Evans Funeral Home in Raceland, KY.
Funeral services will be Thursday, August 17, at the Moore Street Tabernacle in Ashland, KY, at noon with Rev. Dan Pancake officiating. Burial will be at the Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery Northeast Greenup County with military services conducted by the American Legion Post 93 of Kenova, WV.
Evans Funeral Home in Raceland is in charge of arrangements.
Published on August 14, 2017