Elbert "Totsy" Needham, age 71, of Poyen, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2013. He was born July 7, 1942, in Pilot Point, Texas, the son of the late John and Effie West Needham. Totsy was a retired auctioneer, member of the VFW, and served in the United States Army. Other than his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, John Needham and Bobby Needham and sister, Vernetta Ashcraft.
Survivors, wife, whom he married July 20, 1969, Kay Needham; daughters, Carmen Needham of Poyen and Sherrie Drummond of Cumming, Georgia; brothers, Donald Needham of Denton, Texas; sister, Vernell Rayzor of Temple, Texas; grandchildren, Laurel and Davis Drummond of Cumming, Georgia and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
No services are planned.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to ASPCA (American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) 424 E 92nd Street, New York, NY, 10128-6804.
Cremation arrangements, Regency Funeral Home. Guest book, www.regencyfuneralhome.com