JACKSONVILLE- Linda Carol Pyle Elkins, 81, died Friday April 16, 2021 at the Lower Cape Fear Life Center in Wilmington, NC.
Services will be held at Infant of Prague Catholic Church on Wednesday April 21st at 2pm.
Linda served as a civil servant for 27 years at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and then 8 years at Marine Federal Credit Union in Jacksonville, NC. She was a devote Catholic for over 45 years and a long standing, front pew member at Infant of Prague Catholic Church. Linda was an active volunteer at events ranging from the church soup kitchen to the Special Olympics in Raleigh, NC. She enjoyed knitting, crafts and RV traveling but most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family. Linda will always be remembered for her kindness, out-going personality, smile and laughter.
Linda is preceded in death by her son, George Craig Elkins; mother, Katheryn Pyle; grandfather Warren Cathers; sisters, Kay Feldhaus and Phoebe Pyle.
Linda is survived by her husband of sixty-two years, George Elkins; daughters, Donna Elkins Waters of Durham, NC and Sandra Elkins Pawling of Kailua, Hawaii; grandchildren, Eric Waters and Courtney Greggory; and five great-grandchildren.