- November 15, 1937 - January 22, 2017
- Fairfax, Virginia
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Demaine Funeral Home - Fairfax
Morris Donald “Don” Elkins age, 79 of Fairfax, Virginia, died on Sunday January, 22, 2017 at INOVA Fairfax in Falls Church, Virginia. He was born on November, 15, 1937 In Charlotte NC, to the late Grace Hogberg.
Don owned and operated Elkins Upholstery Shop in Fairfax,Virginia for 45 years. He used his place of business for many New and old friends to just stop in for coffee and good stories. He was a strong, hardworking man who retired in 2015. Don was a proud fan of The Washington Redskins, and NASCAR Racing traveling often to watch the races. He also enjoyed rebuilding classic cars.
He is survived by his loving companion, Barbara J. Swartz of 43 years. His Adopted Daughter Sheryl Cubbage of Amissville, Virginia. And three dear friends, Garnet Ashton, Al Camara and Perry Don whom he thought of as family.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, January, 26, 2017 at Demaine Funeral Home. Viewing beginning at 11pm. Services will be held at 12pm. There will be a grave side service at Stonewall Memory Gardens, Manassas, Virginia.