Patrick Cook Elliott (Sign Guestbook)

On Monday, June 24, 2019, Patrick Cook Elliott, loving husband and father of two, passed at age 64.

Patrick was born on September 9, 1954 in Forsyth Co. North Carolina to William Edward and Evelyn Elliott. He was lovingly known to his peers as the “meter man” a genius in his field of Instrumentation. To all the kids that adored him, he was simply “PatPat”. On June 25, 1983 he married the love of his life Margaret Davis Elliott. They raised two beautiful daughters, Sarah Jean of Vero Beach, FL and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Elliott of Knoxville, TN

Patrick had a passion for the Mountains, Music, Camping and all things Technical. He was known by his loved ones for his quick wit, amazing hugs and how fiercely he loved his wife and daughters.

Patrick was preceded in death by his father William Edward Elliott and his mother Evelyn Johnson Elliott.

He is survived by his wife Margaret, His daughters Sarah and Elizabeth. His brothers, Ed Elliott of Pilot Mountain, NC, John Elliott, his wife Jana of Pinnacle, NC, Jasper Elliott of Pilot Mountain, and James Elliott, his wife Alice of Murfreesboro, NC. His sister Mary Elliott Michael, husband Steven of Cary, NC, His Godsons Jacob and Zachary Manges and a multitude of loving nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews and many other young people who considered themselves a part of his family.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 29th 2019 at Church Street United Methodist on Henley Street, Knoxville, TN at 10am.

Flowers can be sent to 8814 Laurel Grove Lane Knoxville, TN 37922 Donations can be made to The Great Smokey Mountains National Park Service.

Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Elliott family and invites you to view and sign the online registry below.

28 guestbook entries for “Patrick Cook Elliott”:

  1. Jayne Wolf says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you Elizabeth Margaret and Sarah. May the dear Lord God be with you at this time and always.

  2. Dave Satterfield says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the girls during this time of great sadness. Dave and Geri Satterfield

  3. Kristi says:

    I’m so sorry to hear this. You both made my transition from a Seattle/ Californian to Knoxville so comfortable, genuine and kind. Even as I struggled through some tough times you were a gentle and sincere presence. You are some Of my most heartwarming memories of tn because you are Just those special kind of wonderful people

  4. Lee Ann Johnson says:

    Margaret, So sorry for your loss! Patrick was a great man! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!

  5. Lori Moseley says:

    Margaret, words fail me but know that you and your sweet daughters are in our prayers. I fondly remember your mentions of Patrick and times you shared and your eyes would sparkle and your face would smile…he’s waiting for you in another beautiful place. My prayer is that the Creator of beautiful people and places speaks peace to your troubled souls.

  6. Dorothy Morrow says:

    Margaret and family,
    I am so sorry for your great and sudden loss. While I know it leaves a big hole in your hearts I pray the memories of all your adventures and laughter and the tender mercies of our Heavenly Father sustain and keep you all.

    Dorothy Morrow
    Waynesville, NC

  7. Giny McBride says:

    I am thinking of you and your family, miss our talks when i was at A-Z.
    Love you!

  8. Jerry and Jerri says:

    We are so sorry for your loss. May God be with you and your family holding you tight in his arms.

  9. Mickey Locke says:

    RIP my Brother, so sad and so sorry for the loss of this fine Gentleman. I to Love the Mountains and the blessings I get from being in God Country. Prayers for the family ?? I know he will be missed ??

  10. Mary Ann Fisher Enloe says:

    Margaret, you and your girls and Patrick have been on my mind and in my heart constantly. Please know you are loved. Sunday I’ll be playing “Sine Nomine with Alleluia” (Hymn 711 in UMC hymnal) for Saint Patrick. YOUR Saint Patrick.
    Mary Ann Fisher Enloe, your Hazelwood neighbor

  11. Linda Wise says:

    So sorry for your loss of this special man & your scary ordeal. Praying for you & your precious girls.

  12. Ed Bain says:

    Margaret and family
    Our thoughts are with you and your family. Please accept our family Love.

    Ed Bain and family

  13. Shebbie Graves says:

    Margaret, so very sad for you, Sarah & Elizabeth.

  14. Dana Nelson says:

    So sorry to hear about Pat. Pat and I grew up together in Pilot Mtn and he was a great guy. Have not seen him since he moved to TN but want all the family to know you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
    May God give you peace and strength during this difficult time.

    Dana Nelson
    North Myrtle Beach, SC

  15. Paul Alger says:

    Margaret, Patrick & I worked together at Ideal & FLIR. I am saddened to hear. Patrick & I shared our work and lives together on many occasions. We spoke about a month ago and caught up. Please share with your daughters that he was one of my examples of how to raise daughters. To help them become Good human beings who find their place in this world. I am grateful that we shared time, our work life and few beers now and then. My family wishes you love, our prayers and hope.
    Paul

  16. Rob Walker says:

    Our thoughts, prayers, & condolences go out to you, Margaret, Sarah, & Elizabeth. May the Peace of our Lord wrap you in his loving embrace; providing all possible comfort. Patrick will be missed by all who were blessed to know him.
    Much love & prayers for you & your entire family.
    Rob, Kellen, & Kiryn Walker

  17. Gary Collins says:

    Sorry to hear about Patrick I know everyone will miss him. Our prayers go out to the Elliott family.

  18. Pat Kelley says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with this family at this sad time. What an amazing family full of love and respect for one another. I hope that God leads them to a time where they can remember all of their good memories of being together, and, you will be again someday.

  19. Edward Moore says:

    Margaret, I am so sorry for your loss. May our Lord and Savior be with you and the girls through all of this sorrow and then bring you joy when the morning comes! Let not your heart be troubled, Patrick has ran his course and the race is won, the Victory is his! Many prayers for you and your family in the days ahead! Sending much love your way!

  20. Michael Minor says:

    Oh my gosh, being out of the CSUMC loop left me stunned by this tragic event. May the peace of God be with and hold win the comfort of his gentle hands! God speed in the next coming days and years. You ALL will be in my prayers!!

  21. Kayla Allsop says:

    I am so so sorry for your loss. May God hold you and comfort you through this tragedy and calm you with love and His assuring promise of eternal Life. You will be reunited again! Love you. Kayla

  22. Marguerite Broadwell says:

    Margaret… I am so very sorry for your horrific and sudden loss. Through your pictures of him and with him, I can tell what a strong ray of light, love, and joy he was to you and likely all he came in contact with. My prayers go out to you and your daughters for peace, comfort, and strength. Your memories and love will raise you up, but it will surely take time. Sending you my love and care. If you can take a ‘getaway’ to DC, I’d love to host you at my home.

  23. Cathy Mehren (Brown) Andrew says:

    My prayerful thoughts are offered up for your beautiful family, Dear Margaret. Clearly, Patrick loved & embraced his time in the here & now.

  24. Tommy Cooke says:

    Very sorry to hear about Pat. We will keep the family in our prayers.

  25. Carolyn Gregory says:

    Thoughts & prayers are with the family.

  26. Larry & Marilyn Hudson says:

    I’m sorry to hear of Pat’s passing prayers for the family

  27. Bill Edwards says:

    Deepest condolences for the for the family, prayers and so sorry for your loss Margaret. Patrick was a great friend and will be missed.

  28. Amy Karrow - HR Manager says:

    We are saddened by this tragedy and send our sympathy and condolences to Patrick’s entire family. He was a wonderful individual and a great business person in his field, very knowledgeable, dedicated and hardworking. He will be deeply missed. A. Karrow – Engineered Products Company

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