Elaine Drew Muse, 84, was called to the Lord on March 9, 2013. Mrs. Muse was a long time employee of DeKalb County and spent most of her time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also had four cats, Angel, Smokey, Muffin and Bud. She loved reading, birds, cats, going to garage sales, and her Lord. Mrs. Muse is survived by her children Susan Newton, John W. Muse, Jr., Charlotte Muse, and Drew Muse. She has five grandchildren Heather Muse, Danielle Kolodziej, Stephanie Newton, John David Newton and Robert Newton and two great grandchildren Justin Alan Kolodziej, Jr. JJ and Lily Kolodziej. Mrs. Muse was preceded in death by her mother Susan Drew, her father Edward Drew and her former husband, John W. Muse. Sr.

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  1. My heart was broken to hear the sad news of Elaine’s passing. She was a wonderful friend and co-worker. May the Lord give you the strength to endure and peace in knowing she is with Him.

  2. I am so saddened to learn of the passing of Elaine. I had the pleasure of working with her for a few short months and working with my friend Charlotte for many years. The Muse family is a wonderful family and I pray God’s Peace and Grace for each one of you. Charlotte, your home may seem empty now but doesn’t Heaven seem a little brighter since your mom made the journey to her new home? Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers, especially during this darkest hour.

  3. My condolences to the family. Mrs. Muse was such a wonderful person, she will be miss by so many people.

  4. Hugs to all of Elaine’s family. I’m sure you know how much you were loved! Elaine was one of my favorite people of all time..so honest, giving and loving! I miss her! God bless you all!

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