Elmer Earl Hyde, Jr., age 73 of Cottontown, passed away Sunday, April 4, 2021. Elmer was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer Sr. and Rosa Criss Hyde. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Janet Renfroe Hyde; son, Tommy (Angel) Hyde; daughters, Betsy (Rob) Wise and Whitney (Kevin) Counts; brother, Glenn (Harryett) Hyde; grandchildren, Cole (Hayley) Hyde, Lilly Hyde, Reagan Tate, Joshua Wise, Jacob Wise, and Lucas Wise. The family will have a private memorial service at a later date. Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Hendersonville, 108 Monthaven Blvd., Hendersonville, TN 37075, 615-265-8535, obit line, 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.