Eleanor S. Forsythe

November 3, 1940 – May 6, 2023

A graveside memorial service for Mrs. Eleanor S. Forsythe will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, at Oakwood Cemetery in Winona. Rev. Andy Coburn will officiate the service.

Visitation will be Saturday, May 13, from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Winona.

Mrs. Eleanor S. Forsythe, 82, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2023, at her home in Winona. She was born on November 3, 1940, to Bob and Tusser Lehr Salveson. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Winona, a retired Elementary School Teacher, and a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Mrs. Forsythe is survived by her sons, Jef Forsythe of Collins and Robert Forsythe of Memphis, TN and her stepdaughter, Elizabeth Ann Pool of Bryan, TX. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, John Edward “Ed” Forsythe.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Palmer Home for Children at www.palmerhome.org/donate or by mail to 800 Baldwin Road S., Lake Cormorant, MS 38641

6 thoughts on “Eleanor S. Forsythe

  1. Jeff and Robert, I am so sorry to hear about your mother. I really enjoyed working with Mrs. Forsythe at WES in third grade. She was always so helpful and encouraging. Praying for peace, comfort, and strength.


  2. Jef and Robert, I have such great memories of you growing up in the Presbyterian Church and school with my girls. Ed and Eleanor were so good to the teens, and they were always welcome at their home!! Much love is sent your way in your loss. May Eleanor Rest In Peace. 🙏🙏🙏


  3. Jef and Robert, May the Lord comfort you and give you strength during this difficult time. I have many great memories of your Mom and will miss her beautiful smile. Prayers.


  4. Jef & Robert, I am sorry for your loss, she was a great friend during her Greenwood years, may she rest in peace.


  5. Jef and Robert, I am so sorry to read of Eleanor’s passing. I remember her well from her Greenwood days.I always enjoyed visiting with Bob, Mert and Eleanor at their home in Greenwood. Fun times. Please accept my sincerest condolences for your loss.


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