Caroline Hart Elmore


Carolyn Rose Hart Elmore of Miami died Tuesday Sept. 22, 2009, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Mo.  She was 51.

Mrs. Elmore was born Sept. 12, 1958, in Grants, N.M., to Kenneth and Rose (Toms) Hart. She had lived in the Picher area all of her life. She was a 1976 graduate of Picher High School. She was the city clerk for the City of Picher. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Janette Crockett. She married  William David Elmore on May 13, 1980, in Miami. He survives, of the home.

Additional survivors include two sons, David Zackary Elmore of the home, and Kenneth Kade Elmore of the home; one daughter, Courtney Rose Elmore of Miami; three brothers, Kenneth Hart of Miami, Timmy Hart of Miami and Gaylen Hart of Miami, and one sister, Janell Trimble of Owasso.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami. The Rev. Clifton Redden will officiate.  Pallbearers will be Rick Trimble, Sam Freeman, Gaylen Hart, Timmy Hart, Kenneth Hart and Steve Elmore.