Beatrice Elliott, 81, passed away in her home from a brief illness, on Sunday, May 25, 2008, in May, Texas.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28, 2008, at the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Hayes of the Lake Brownwood Church of Christ officiating.

Interment will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at San Jacinto Memorial Park in Houston, Texas.

Beatrice was born in Coleman County, Texas to Samuel and Ruby Mae Tomme on April 5, 1927. She was married to Samuel Elliott in Brady, Texas. Beatrice and Samuel lived many years in Houston, Texas, before she moved to May a little over a year ago.

Beatrice loved her grandchildren, working outside with her flowers and especially spending special time with all her family. Beatrice worked with the Lufkin Alliance for the Mentally Ill for many years.

Beatrice is survived by her son, Ray Elliott and wife Connie of Houston, Texas; daughter, Ezaundra Caswell and her husband Bobby of May; grandchildren, Max Elliott, Tiffany Elliott, Bobby Caswell Jr., and Ashley Caswell; brothers, Jessie Tomme and James Tomme; sisters, Ann Seale and Nell Oliver; and numerous nieces and nephews. Beatrice is also survived by Ronald Dixon, Wayne Pursley, Jeff Buchannan and Glenda Farned which she included as her extended family.

Beatrice was preceded in death by her loving husband, Samuel Elliott; parents, Samuel and Ruby Tomme; brothers, Juel Tomme, Alfred Tomme and Harvey Tomme.

Beatrice will be greatly missed by all.

Friends and family are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.heartland

funeralhome.net.