She was born in Blacksburg on June 3, 1939, to the late Brinston and Sally Cooper Davis. She was also preceded in death by her husband Charles Cleveland Furrow; sisters Alberta Songer, Virginia Caldwell and Peggy Mitchell; and one infant brother.
She is survived by her three daughters and sons in law Lori and Chris Heslep, Debra and Steve Womack, and Sharon and Francis Young; grandchildren Amanda Young, Diana Roark, Amy Lytton, Sara Ladd, Ethan Heslep, Brett Heslep, Ryan Furrow, and Zach Furrow; many great-grandchildren; sisters Marlene Cox, Martha Smith, Lorene Cooper, Gloria Smith, and Erma Whitlock; numerous nieces and nephews; special friend and family, Reba and Oakley.
Elsie adored her family and enjoyed playing bingo, board games, and rummy with them.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to all the staff, nurses, and doctors at Skyline Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Good Samaritan Hospice.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Dec. 28, 2023 in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed in the Westview Cemetery.