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Barry Lynn Elkins, 53
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Mr. Barry Lynn Elkins, 53, of McMinnville died Monday, May 10, at his residence. 

He was born June 15, 1967, in McMinnville, worked as a shift supervisor at Oster, and was a member of Center Hill Baptist Church. Barry was preceded in death by father Lane Elkins, mother Bonnie Barrett Elkins Prater, and brother Rickey Elkins.

Survivors include his wife Kristol Gayle Miller Elkins, son Jordan Lynn Elkins and Kayla, grandchildren Jameson Lynn Elkins and Graelyn Peyton Kennedy Elkins, brother Brent Elkins and Gena, and sister-in-law Beth Elkins. Several nieces, nephews, family members and friends also survive.

Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Thursday, May 13, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Greg Mitchell will officiate. Interment will follow at Center Hill Cemetery in Cannon County. The Elkins family will receive friends Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m., and again Thursday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 12, 2021