Ronald J. Ellis, 54, a native of Thibodaux and resident of Kansas City, Missouri, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until funeral time Saturday at Thibodaux Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
He is survived by his children, Jana, Aaron and Katlynne Ellis, and Caleb Nelson; grandson, Caleb Ramal Nelson; parents, Samuel and Rosie Coles; brothers, Gregory (Brenda) Coles, Kenneth (Shannon) Coles and Ray Coles; sisters, Cheryl (Coyle) Ferrygood and Tara (Vincent) Williams; aunts, Gail Tillman, Linda (Larry) Tillman, Mary Jo (Lenny) Mozee, Carrie Ellis, and Marion Ellis; uncle, Wilbert (Rusty) Williams; and mother of his children, Sheila Ellis Brown.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, the Rev. Earl Ellis; grandmother, Delma Ellis; uncles, Raymond and Lawrence Ellis; and aunt, Dorothy Bailey.
Thibodaux Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thibodaux Funeral Home
104 Saint Patrick Street Thibodaux, LA 70301
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Aug. 6 to Aug. 8, 2014