Mrs. Ellen Kees Whitehead, age 85 of Franklin, TN, May 8, 2014.
A devoted and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Preceded in death by husband, Odell Whitehead; daughter, Lois Ann Whitehead and brother, Robert Kees.
Survived by son, Karl (Valorie) Whitehead; daughters, Sue Carter and Sylvia Dross; brother, Heinz Kees; sister, Brigette Balog; grandchildren, Kimberly (Jim), Russ (Karen), Scott, Rachel (Michael), Sarah and Alex; great-grandchildren, Jessica, Brandon, Carson, Claire, Megan, Nicole and Zachary; and devoted nieces and nephews.
A private family service will be held May 10, 2014. Interment, Williamson Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital or the Gentry Educational Foundation. Services in care of Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, 3009 Columbia Ave., Franklin, TN 37064; (615) 794-2289. williamsonmemorial.com