Dorothy "Dot" Elliott

October 18, 1949April 28, 2013

Dorothy “Dot” Louise Elliott, 63, of Midland passed away on April 28, 2013. She was born on October 18, 1949 in Midland to Leonard Amos Gamel and Tressie Viola King. Dot was a member of Asbury Methodist Church and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She loved to go fishing, working in her garden and playing Bingo. Dot was an amazing cook and loved to write recipes.

Dot is preceded in death by her parents, Ben and Tressie Gamel and a sister, Sandy Went.

Those left behind to honor and cherish her memory is her son, James Elliott and spouse Jamie Butler; her daughter, Stephanie and husband Scott Bratcher; brother, Tommy Gamel and a sister, Shirley Kuykendall. Dot also leaves behind seven grandchildren and one great grandson.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, May 2 between the hours of 6:00 and 8:00pm at Ellis Funeral Home. A funeral service has been set at 11:00am on Friday, May 3 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Bob Porterfield officiating. Online condolences may be offered at


  • Funeral Service Friday, May 3, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, May 2, 2013

Dorothy "Dot" Elliott

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Patsy "Brookshire"/Gilly

May 1, 2013

You will be missed by many family & friends.