Elaine Huffman (1941-2016)

Elaine HuffmanElaine Huffman

November 12, 1941 – April 16, 2016 

Elaine M. Huffman, nee Jones, 74, of O’Fallon, IL, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016.

Elaine was born on November 12, 1941 in Mobile, AL. She was a retired seamstress for Miss Elaine Garment Factory. She was a former member of the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Mobile, AL. Elaine enjoyed attending flea markets, antiquing, traveling and visiting her grandchildren, along with spending time with her dog, Mini Mae.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James M. & Marie Jones, Jr., nee Petersen; and daughter, Jamie Groves-Cox.

Elaine is survived by her husband: Herman (Sonny) P. Huffman of O’Fallon, IL; one daughter, Edie (Nicholas) Carter of Watertown, NY; one son, Travis (Patty) Huffman of New Athens, IL; son-in-law, Rob Cox of Belleville, MI; three grandchildren, Taylor A. Buecher of Bloomington, IL; Baylee E. Groves of Dupo, IL, and Zachary L. Carter of Watertown, NY; along with many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association (www.heart.org), or the American Diabetes Association (www.diabetes.org).

Condolences and Tributes may be extended to the family online at www.schildknechtfh.com.

A celebration of life and memorial visitation will be on Friday, April 29, 2016 from 4-8:00 pm at Schildknecht Funeral Home, 301 S. Lincoln Ave. O’Fallon, IL.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home and Cremation Services.