Gravesides services will be held on Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at 11 a.m. at Morgan Cemetery in Sumiton. Rev. John Foles and Rev. Preston Headrick will officiate. Visitation is Tuesday from 6 until 8 p.m. at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home.
He was preceded by his daughter, Dee Dee Allums; brother, Harry Lee Ellis; and sister, Dorothy Nell Kerr.
He is survived by his wife, Earline Ellis; daughters, Anita L. Russell and husband Kenneth of Highland Lakes, Connie Thomas and husband Ricky of Sumiton and Gayla Fowler and husband Wayne of Sumiton; stepson, Don Norris and wife Sue of Austin, TX; grandchildren, Tracey (Jeff) Glover, Lindsey (Alex) Berger, Shanon (Brian) Jarmon, Ryan Fowler, Brad Dyer and Jason (Shannon) Dyer; 9 great grandchildren; brother, Billy C. Ellis; mother of his children, Blanche Ellis; several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
You may sign our online guest book or express private condolences at www.newhorizonmemorial.com.