NEW DATE SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2021 1:00 VISITATION 2:00 SERVICE AT MEREDITH-NOWELL FUNERAL HOME Elsie Jean Drew Monty, 87, a homemaker, of Olive Branch, MS formerly of Clarksdale, MS passed away on February 9, 2021 at Methodist Germantown Hospital. Visitation will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS with service to follow at 2:00 pm. Burial will be in the Oakridge Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements. Elsie was born on June 26, 1933 and married Charles Monty, Jr. on this date in 1958. She loved reading her Bible, playing Mahjong and Bridge with her friends. She was a member of the Clarksdale Garden Club and enjoyed gardening, flower arranging, cooking and decorating. Survivors include her son Charles (Trey) Monty, III (Cathy) of Clarksdale, MS; daughter Tina Monty Windham (Bobby) of Olive Branch, MS; brothers Larry Drew of Clarksdale, MS; Ronnie Drew (Claire) and sister Linda Jenkins of Clarksdale, MS; grandchildren Lacey Knight, Mary Haley Sanders, Chelsey Windham and Katherine Monty and 3 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Charles Monty, Jr.; parents A.E. and Wessie White Drew; daughter Grace Ellen Dickinson and brothers Jimmy Drew and Kenneth Drew.