Wilbur Gene Elliott

November 19, 1950 ~ June 30, 2020 (age 69)


Dillman-Scott Funeral Home


Wilbur “Gene” Elliott, 69 of Salem, Indiana, passed away Tuesday June 30, 2020 at the Crossings in Salem, Indiana.  He was born November 19, 1950, in Paoli, Indiana to Allen and Laura Ann Smith Elliott. Wilbur married Barbara Cooper on June 30, 1972 and she survives.


He was preceded in death by his parents and Brother, Edward Lee Elliott.


Wilbur was a member of the Central Baptist Church in Paoli, Indiana. He was a Paoli High School graduate of 1968 and attended Northwood Institute.


He retired from Verizon in Salem. Gene enjoyed old cars and spending time with his family and grandchildren.


Survivors include:


                Barbara Elliott                                                                                                                    Salem, Indiana



                Josh (Tedda) Elliott                                                                                                           Seymour, Indiana


                Paul (Rhonda) Elliott                                                                                                       West Baden, Indiana


                Mary Jane Hounshell                                                                                                       Orleans, Indiana

                Nancy Elliott                                                                                                                       Muncie, Indiana


                Marlin (Mary) Dillard                                                                                                       Green River, Wyoming


                Tanya Dillard                                                                                                                       French Lick, Indiana


2-Grandsons, Bryce Hunter and Cooper Matthew Elliott also survive Wilbur “Gene” Elliott.



Funeral Services will be Monday July 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Dillman-Scott Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 3:00-7:00 PM Sunday July 5, 2020 and from 9 AM until the time of service on Monday at the Dillman-Scott Funeral Home, located at 226 West Campbell Street, Paoli, IN. Interment will follow in the Stampers Creek Cemetery.


Pastor Gary Swick will officiate.


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July 5, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
226 W Campbell ST.
Paoli, Indiana 47454

Funeral Service
July 6, 2020

11:00 AM
Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
226 W Campbell ST.
Paoli, Indiana 47454

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