Michael V. Elam, 59, of Mt. Sterling, died May 5, 2017, in Fayette County Memorial Hospital.
He was born Nov. 8, 1957, in Portsmouth.
Michael was retired from Northfork Southern Railroad.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Rosemary (Swickert) Elam.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer; sister, Shannon Mounts; and sisters-in-law, Regina Leatherwood and Becky Sampsill.
In keeping with Michael’s wishes, cremation has been requested. A memorial will be held at a later date.
The family has been served by the Porter-Tidd Funeral Home, Mt. Sterling. Visit www.tiddfuneralservice.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal