GOLCONDA, Ill. — Elaine Brinkley, 74, of Golconda died Thursday, September 12, 2013, at Hardin County General Hospital in Rosiclare.
She was a Realtor, broker, and owned and managed properties for Rental Company of Venice, Fla.
She is survived by two sons, Clay Burkhart of Golconda, and Gene Burkhart of Hot Springs, S.D.; three grandsons; two brothers, Ernie Sweeney and Clifton Sweeney; and two sisters, Stella Schilling and Lou Peluso.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Brinkley, and one brother. Her parents were Edward and Mamie (Brooks) Sweeney.
There will be no public service. Aly Funeral Home in Golconda is handling arrangements.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 117, Golconda, IL 62938.