June 11, 2013

James Merle Elliott

Family and friends celebrate the life of James M. Elliott who went home to his Lord and Savior on June 10, 2013.

James will always be remembered for his infectious smile and his wonderful sense of humor. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

James was born February 14, 1980 in Lincoln, NE to Gary and Charlotte (King) Elliott. He was a 1998 graduate of Lincoln Northeast High School where he was a member of the swim team. He graduated from Southeast Community College in 2008 with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Diesel Technology-Truck. He was employed at Elliott Equipment Company in Omaha, NE, after his interneship at commercial electrician in WA as a crane electrician. He was a member of Saint David’s Episcopal Church in Lincoln, NE.

James was blessed to have found love and happiness with Sepideh Aria. James and Sepi had many wonderful times together.

James is survived by his parents, Gary and Charlotte Elliott of Lincoln; Brothers Charles Elliott and fiancé Heather Neilan of Lincoln and Lance Elliott of Council Bluffs, IA. ; Nieces and nephews Kaitlyn and Kevin Elliott of Pace, FL and Isabel, Abigail, Callan, Ellie and Olivia Neilan of Lincoln, NE.; and many uncles, aunts, cousins and numerous friends. He is preceded in death by Grandparents Warren and Dorothy Elliott and Charles and Mary King.

Memorial service and mass will be held Saturday June 15, 2013, at 11 am, at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 6001 A Street, Lincoln, NE. There will be a lunch following the service. Memorials to the Elliott Family for designation at a later date.


  1. Gary, Charlotte, and family,

    So sorry to hear of James passing.. Fond memories of our time playing cards and the smile he always brought to people’s faces.. My thoughts and prayers are with you and know that God will walk you through this hard times… Take care, Sandra

  2. Gary and Charlotte,
    We were so sorry to hear about James. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Love & prayers,
    Pat & Connie

  3. We send our deep sympathy to your family during this sad time. May God help you cope (Ps.34:18)with each new day and may your loving memories that you hold deep within your heart help soothe you now and in the coming days. James touched the lives of others and will be sadly missed.


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