Elsie I. Hoskins, 85, of Greenfield, passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in Hancock Regional Hospital. She was born April 14, 1929, in Indianola, Illinois, daughter of the late Jesse and Lucretia (Ponder) Hurst.
Elsie married Charles Edward Hoskins on Dec. 12, 1947, in Indianola, Illinois. He preceded her in death.
She was a former member of Harvestime Fellowship in Jamestown and a present member of First Church of God in Greenfield.
Surviving are sons Charles Ray (Linda) Hoskins of Greenfield and Rex Allen (Janet) Hoskins of Howell, Michigan, and grandchildren Matthew and Brian Hoskins.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Edward, William, Oscar, Elmer, Marian, Paul, Russell, Roy and Charles Hurst.
Family and friends will gather 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at the Porter Funeral Home, Jamestown, Indiana. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at the funeral home, with The Rev. Art Thomas and The Rev. Ira Scott officiating. Elsie will be laid to rest in the Shannondale Cemetery, Shannondale, Indiana.
You may visit our website, www.porterfuneralhome.us, to sign her online register and leave a personal message.