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Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home
Friday August 20th, 2021
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home
Saturday August 21st, 2021
10:00am

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Elmer Jay Troyer

Elmer Jay Troyer, 65, resident of Aberdeen, Mississippi, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on August 17.


Mr. Troyer was born on March 2, 1956, in Rockingham County, Virginia, and was the son of the late Daniel Troyer, Jr., and Betty Marie Troyer. Elmer spent the first twelve years of his life in Luxembourg, where his parents served as Missionaries. From 1973 until he retired, he was a truck driver, a passion of his since childhood. On November 11, 2017, he married Margie Wright Troyer of Aberdeen MS.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his three children; Mark Troyer (Amy), Eric Troyer, Jillynn Troyer, and step-children Justin Cooper, and Adrian Wright. Two Granddaughters; Desiree Troyer, and Mackenzie Troyer. Mother, Betty Marie Troyer, brother, Daniel Troyer III, (Amie), Ruth Troyer, Miriam Troyer Basinger (Richard).

His father Daniel Troyer, Jr., a brother, Elvin Dean Troyer, preceded Mr. Troyer in death.

A wake will be held on Friday, August 20, 2021, from 5-8 PM at Tisdale-Lann Memorial. Pastor David Lee will conduct the funeral service at 10 AM on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Tisdale-Lann Memorial, and graveside service will be held at Friendship Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to cover medical and funeral costs.
Tisdale-Lann Memorial is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family online at tisdalelannmemorialfuneralhome.com.


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A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

Tracy Murff Aug 22 2021 2:25 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

Amie & Danny Troyer Aug 21 2021 2:54 PM

I have memories of Elmer Jay's visits to our place when he was quite young when they were on furlough from Luxembourg. Always so pleasant and handsome.

Martha Fricke Aug 21 2021 10:51 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

Diane Oliver Aug 20 2021 11:03 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

Sandra G Armstrong Aug 19 2021 4:03 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

James and Mary Ann Sommers Family (Anna's youngest son) Aug 19 2021 10:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

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A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

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A candle was lit in memory of Elmer Troyer

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