Joseph Murphy Elliott, 90, of Vina died Tuesday, January 29, 1991, at his residence after an extended illness. He was a native of Franklin County, a retired carpenter, a member of Vina Methodist Church and Burleson Masonic Lodge 143. Services were held Thursday, January 31, at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Red Bay, wit the Rev. Lon Euler officiating. Burial followed in the Strickland Cemetery. Survivors include two daughters, Nelda Sue Medor of Burlington, VT., and Mary Lee Parrish of Vina; 10 grandchildren and four great- grandchildren.