BLADENBORO — Agnes Butler Ellis, 66, of Bladenboro, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, at her home.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Franklin Ellis; infant daughter, Amanda Lee Ellis; parents Charlie and Mae Butler; brothers Eugene and Henry Charles (P.D.) Butler; and four sisters, Elizabeth (Libby) Rankin, Phyllis Norris, Devola Perry and Eunice Russ.
Survivors include two daughters, Loretta Dicicco (Louis) and Maxine Jones (Pat); son Sammy Ellis; daughter-in-law Janna Ellis; grandchildren Morgan Faith Jones, Mason Patrick Jones, Jessica Danielle Ellis and Alexandria (Allie) Renee Ellis; two sisters, Earlene Mishoe and Margaret( Peggy) Dowless (Ray); one brother, Robert (Robbie) Butler (Jill); a special pet, Angel; and many nieces, nephews, special friends, and loved ones.
Agnes worked for Bo's grocery store many years until her retirement in 2012. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
The family will receive friends Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, from 6-8 p.m. at Bladen Gaskins Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 3:30 p.m. at Bladen Gaskins Funeral Home with Pastor Johnny Causey and the Rev. Terry Dove officiating. Burial will follow the services in Singletary Cemetery in Bladenboro.