Ellis Bratton, 78, of Columbia, passed away January 6, 2014 after a lengthy illness. A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Outreach Baptist Church in Clarks, Louisiana.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Jessie Bratton and Bertha Rolen Bratton and his wife, Betty Jo Pace Bratton.
He is survived by five daughters, Sharon Alexander, Janet Bratton Hill, Carol Poole, Mary Bratton, and Betty K. Green; four grandchildren, Loe Hornbuckle, Jessica Hall, Madison Green and Adrienne Cox; two great-grandchildren, Sophia Hall and Adison Green and his brother, Jim Bratton.
Ellis was an avid outdoorsman, loving father and grandfather. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Magnolia Funeral Home