Virginia Whitmore Ellis

Virginia Whitmore Ellis

Owensboro, KY

Mrs. Virginia Whitmore Ellis, age 88 of Owensboro, KY, formerly of Franklin, TN, passed away March 5, 2014.

She grew up in the College Grove Community and graduated from Franklin High School in 1944. Following high school, she graduated nursing school as an RN. She worked for the Nashville VA Hospital and St. Thomas Hospital.

She is preceded in death by husband, William Ellis; parents, Mr. & Mrs. Felix Whitmore, Sr.; brother, Felix Whitmore, Jr. and sister, Ethel Gray Beasley.

Survived by son, Douglas (Beverly) Ellis of Owensboro, KY and granddaughters, Meg and Molly Ellis.

Funeral Services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2014 at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, Jim Taylor officiating. Interment Elmwood Cemetery in Springfield, TN. Family and Friends to serve as Pallbearers.

Memorials may be made to the or to .

Visitation will be held two hours prior to the services on Friday, at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, 3009 Columbia Ave., Franklin, TN 37064; (615) 794-2289;

Funeral Home

Williamson Memorial Funeral Home & Gardens
3009 Columbia Avenue Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 794-2289

Published in The Tennessean on Mar. 6, 2014