Alline Donovan Ellis, 92, Cynthiana, Ky., died Saturday, March 2, 2013 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Harrison County, Ky., Feb. 11, 1921, to the late Harry and Ida Estes Donovan. She was a member of Cynthiana Baptist Church and a graduate of Cynthiana High School 1938, and was a retired bookkeeper for A & P Tea Co.
She was preceded in death by her husband Santo Ellis, brothers, Harry, Byron, James and Robert Donovan and sister Elizabeth Donovan McDaniel.
Survivors include: one daughter, Sandra Ellis (Kenny) Copes; brother, George Donovan; sister-in-law, Jean Donovan; one grandson, Evan Thomas Copes; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; and close friends.
Services were held Tuesday, March 5 at Drake-Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home by the Rev. Bobby Donovan with burial in Battle Grove Cemetery.www.drakewhaleymccartyfuneralhome.com