GRACELYNN ROSE ELKINS Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Gracelynn Rose Elkins passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, at the age of 5 months and 1 day. She was born on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 in Springfield, Missouri, the daughter of Dustin Charles and Amanda Rose (Lindley) Elkins.

Gracelynn was a strong and courageous fighter throughout her illness.

She is survived by her parents; brother, Jeremiah; sisters, Emily, Danielle, Alexia, and Cassedee; maternal grandparents, Arthur and Linda Lindley; and paternal grandparents, Richard and Charlene Reavis, Russell Elkins, and Marlene Barnett.

A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 in Meadors Funeral Home, Republic, Missouri, with a graveside service following in Wade Chapel Cemetery, Republic, with Pastor Mark Reavis officiating. Contributions may be made to the March of Dimes. Family and friends may share online condolences on this website at www.meadorsfuneralhome.com

Service Details: A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 in Meadors Funeral Home, Republic, Missouri, with a graveside service following in Wade Chapel Cemetery, Republic, with Pastor Mark Reavis officiating. Contributions may be made to the March of Dimes.