(ROANOKE) The funeral for Mary Jean McElhatten, 79, of Roanoke, formerly of Jasper, Ga., will be Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at noon at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Lee Parrish officiating. Burial will follow at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11 a.m.-noon on Saturday before services.

Mrs. McElhatten died Thursday, Sept. 5, at Traylor's Nursing Center.

A Randolph County native, Mrs. McElhatten was born Nov. 18, 1939, the daughter of Cubie and Willie Bell Alsabrook Sears. She was Baptist by faith and worked in the banking industry.

Survivors include several cousins. Mrs. McElhatten was preceded in death by her parents and two husbands, Robert Wyatt and James A. McElhatten Sr.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.

Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.