Elva Imo Medart - (1913-2011)
(1913 – 2011)
Elva Imo Medart, age 97, of Pearl, passed away Thursday, October 6, 2011, at a local nursing center. Services were held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 9, 2011, at Scott’s Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Pearl Cemetery.
Imo was born October 27, 1913, in Pearl, Texas. She was the daughter of William Thomas Keeton and Elva Myrtle Freeman. Imo attended school in Pearl. She married Otha Medart on July 8, 1933, in Pearl, Texas. She worked with her husband raising cattle and Angora goats. Imo loved to work with flowers. She was a homemaker and a member of the Purmela Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Roger Medart; and a daughter, Joan Blanchard. Survivors include her son, Ronald Medart and wife, Glennyth; daughter-in-law, Deanna Medart; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.