Obituary for Johnnie Elliott
John Lee Elliott "Boop" was born August 9, 1948 in Whitesboro, Texas and died on March 17, 2017 at the age of 68 at his home in Everman, Texas. He served in the United States Marine Corp from 1970-1974 as a field radio operator seeing two tours in Vietnam. Boop was a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters from 1975-1990 during his 35 years as a paid tourist/truck driver. He retired after a heart attack in 2010 from Design Transportation. Boop, when in town, was always ready for a good game of dominoes or night playing bingo. He was a motorcycle enthusiast, enjoyed whittling and restoring classic trucks in his spare time.
Proceeding him in death are his Father Rufus Elliott, Mother Frances "Shwadlenak" Elliott, and Brother Frank Greer.
He is survived by his siblings Dee Elliott, Joseph Elliott, Frances "Elliott" Patterson, Larry Elliott, and David Elliott. His daughters Tammy Elliott, Jaqueline Fisher with their mother Rebecca Stanley; step-daughter Aimee Burke, son Anthony Elliott and their mother Janet Elliott as well as many loving grandchildren.