Elvena “Perper” Book, 90, of Jonesville, passed from this life on Friday, September 9, 2016, at The Columns Nursing Home in Jonesville. She loved fishing, gardening, church and singing. She was also a very great momma. Services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 11, at Good Road Pentecostal Church of Jonesville with the Revs. Chad Franklin, Bryan Taylor, and Joel Ford officiating. Interment followed in the Heard Cemetery of Manifest under direction of Magnolia Funeral Home of Alexandria. She was preceded in death by her husband, T.J. Book; mother, Dora ”Girlie” Paul; father, Milton “Manny” Paul; brother, Ethelbert Paul; sister, Lois Adams; grandsons, Scottie Book, Logan Book and Jewel Book. Survivors include her daughter, Melinda E.