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Mount Vernon News
October 19, 2012 10:57 am EDT


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MOUNT VERNON — Elsie Frances Doyle, 75, of Mount Vernon, passed away Oct. 18, 2012, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon.

She was born Jan. 15, 1937, in Wayne County, W.Va., to Minus and Ruth (Copley) Messer. She was a member of the Free Pentecostal Holiness Church. Elsie enjoyed her children and grandchildren. She always made sure to take care of everyone else before she worried about herself.

She is survived by her son, Jeffrey G. Messer of Columbus; daughters-in-law, Lisa Doyle of Mount Vernon and Loretta Boyer of Athens; sister, Marie Emogene Wiseman of Columbus; 18 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call Sunday at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home, 212 N. Main St., Mount Vernon, from 3 to 5 p.m. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday at noon in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens, with Pastor Darren Shaffer officiating.

Family has asked for memorial contributions to be made to the family.

To share a memory or send a condolence to the family of Elsie F. Doyle, please visit the funeral home website at

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