Elmore Hoosier, Jr., age 89, of Evansville, IN, passed peacefully on September 11, 2020, at home surrounded by his loving family.
Elmore was born on February 28, 1931. Evansville, IN to Elmore Hoosier, Sr. and Myrtle (Dorsey) Hoosier. He graduated from Lincoln High School. He worked for 33 years for Whirlpool Corporation. He was a veteran of the Korean War and specialized in heavy artillery. Elmore was an avid sports fan and loved the San Francisco Giants. He enjoyed listening/discussing jazz, and enjoyed playing with his grandchildren.
Elmore is survived by his four daughters; Sheryl Hoosier, Sondra Hoosier, Linda Hoosier, and Elnora Hoosier. He is also survived by his six grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. Elmore was also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Elmore is preceded in death by his loving wife of 42 years; Ollie Virgina (Garrett) Hoosier, his parents; Elmore Hoosier Sr., and Myrtle (Dorsey) Hoosier, and two sisters; Naomi Bibbs and Jeanette Hopkins, and brother; William Hoosier.