Mrs. Ellen Jean Milner, age 63, of Griffin passed away on Friday evening, July 5, 2013, at Spalding Regional Hospital.
Ellen was born in Gainesville on Dec. 2, 1949. She is preceded in death by her father, Edgar D. Brookshire; mother, Omie Jean Parker Brookshire. She was employed by Waffle House in Griffin, and was a member of Harmony Hall Baptist Church in Gainesville. Ellen loved music and loved to play the piano. She loved the lord, and enjoyed gardening in her spare time.
Survivors include her husband, Robert Milner; mother, Ola Brookshire, Gainesville; children and their spouses, Jeannie and Jeff Bryant, Michigan; Katheryn Wilkinson, Griffin; Thomas and Diana Mealer III, Duluth; grandchildren, Sophie Marshall, Alyssa Bryant, Servantez Mealer, Emilie Bryant, Clara Bryant, Megan Bryant, Zakery Wilkinson and Noah Sheperd; sister, Janie Adams, Gainesville; brother, Dwight Brookshire, Gainesville; several nieces; and nephews.
Visitation for Mrs. Ellen Milner will be on Monday, July 8, 2013, from 3-5 p.m. at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Graveside funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Harmony Hall Baptist Church Cemetery in Gainesville.
Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 West McIntosh Road, Griffin is in charge of arrangements. www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.