Inez Elkins, 82, of Subiaco, Arkansas, died Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at her home. She was born September 28, 1935, in Texarkana, Texas, to the late John Isaac Smith and Ola (McKee) Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Gordon Elkins, Sr.; a son, Charles Gordon Elkins, Jr.; and two brothers, Howard Smith and Charlie Smith.

Graveside services was at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 31st, at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Paris.

She is survived by a son, John David Elkins; a sister, Dorothy Byrd; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.