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Jerry D. Elkins

March 5, 1957 — September 3, 2018

Jerry D. Elkins, 61, of West Baden Springs, Indiana entered into eternal rest on Monday, September 3rd, 2018 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital, Bloomington, Indiana.


He was born on March 5th, 1957 in Jasper, Indiana to Norman “Buck” and Marjorie “Kerby” Elkins.


Jerry was preceded in death by his father.  


He was a 1975 graduate of Springs Valley High School and was employed at the West Baden Springs Hotel.


Jerry loved spending time with his grandsons.


He is survived by:


Mother                                    Marjorie Elkins                                              French Lick, Indiana


(2) Daughters                          Jessica Wininger (Kyle)                                  Shoals, Indiana

                                                Erica Elkins


(2) Brothers                            Norman “Butch” Elkins (Jan)                        Carmel, Indiana

                                                Jeff Elkins                                                       West Baden Springs, Indiana


(4) Grandchildren                   Caden Millspaugh, Remington Wininger, Deacon Wininger, Ace Purkhiser and

                                                 Zoeanna Purkhiser.




A funeral ceremony will be held by Pastor Randy McNeely on Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Crystal Community Cemetery.



Friends may call on Thursday, September 6th, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home and again on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.



Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes, 9640 W. State Road 56, French Lick, Indiana 47432.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, September 6, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Ceremony

Friday, September 7, 2018

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