She was the daughter of the late Felix Eli Malone and Jessie May Ray Malone.
She was also preceded in death by her husband Dr. Parker David Elrod and brothers Bob Malone, Dan Malone, and Walter William Malone.
Funeral service was held Wednesday, June 13 at 4:30 p.m. at Centerville Church of Christ. Burial followed in Memory Gardens.
McDonald Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
She is survived by her daughter, Anita Dawn (Clay) Whitelaw of Brentwood;. sons, Dr. Burton Folk Elrod of Nashville, Walter Malone (Johnnie Ruth) Elrod of Centerville, and Dr. Parker David (Linda) Elrod, II of Manchester; grandchildren, Benja Parke Whitelaw, Lacy Dawn Elrod Wright, Burton Folk Elrod, III, Matthew Wyatt Elrod, and John Caleb Elrod; great grandchildren, Gray and Noble Wright; sister, Kathleen Malone Rhea; many nieces and nephews, extended family members and her church family.