Elaine Lomax

Elaine Lomax, age 62, of Warsaw, Missouri passed away and went to be with the Lord on August 22, 2020 at the Lee’s Summit Medical Center after a short battle with brain cancer.  She was born on March 11, 1958 at Jackson County Hospital the daughter of Patrick and Betty (Gaylord) Lomax.
Elaine was a 1976 graduated of South High School in Willoughby, Ohio.  After graduating she went to work as an assembler at Dixie Narco in Willowick, Ohio and worked there until relocating to Missouri in 1989.  She then worked as a custodian for the Cedar Grove Baptist Church from 1994 until her retirement in 2019.
Elaine was baptized in 1968 at Blue Summit Baptist Church in Kansas City, Missouri.  After joining Cedar Grove she worked in the nursery and taught 3-4 year old Sunday School.  She was very instrumental in decorating and preparing for the churches annual Hallelujah Party.  Although she had no children of her own, she loved kids and had a special relationship with each of her nieces and nephews.  
She loved living the farm life and had a deep love for animals and would nurse the injured back to health.  She was often referred to as Ellie Mae or Doctor Dolittle.  She enjoyed planting and tending to flowers and bird watching.  She was an exceptional artist and cake decorator and loved decorating for the holidays.
Elaine enjoyed listening to music, especially anything sung by Elvis Presley, Donnie Osmond and the Statler Brothers.  Elaine was also an avid collector of Elvis Presley memorabilia, starting her collection in 1972 at the age of 14.
She is preceded in death by her father, Patrick Lomax (2005), a sister Barbara Lomax (2020), a brother-in-law Alan Hurt (2012) as well as her Grandpa and Grandma Lomax and Grandpa and Grandma Gaylord.
Elaine is survived by her mother Betty Lomax, of the home, three brothers; Gerald Lomax (Tina), Calvin Lomax (Angela) and Raymond Lomax all of Warsaw and one sister Patty Hurt of Sedalia, Missouri.  She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews other relatives and friends.
Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 29, 2020 at the Cedar Grove Baptist Church.  There will be no visitation prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o the Reser Funeral Home or the Cedar Grove Baptist Church.