Deacon Arthur Ellison
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Deacon Arthur L. Ellison "Sly" age 62 of Gary, Indiana passed away February 1, 2017 at Methodist Northlake Hospital. He was a deacon at the St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Arthur L. Smith. Arthur worked for many company as a construction worker which he found great joy in. He is preceded in death by parents Willie and Melvola Ellison, 3 brothers Alexander Jr.; Albert Smith and Nathanial Ellison. He leaves to cherish his fond memories 2 daughters Cathy Biggs; Terise Whiteside; 2 brothers Eddie Woods and Larry Ellison; 1 sister Ora Woods; 1 sister-in-law Minnie Smith; 3 foster sisters Pauline, Lillie, and Clara Davis; 6 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday February 11, 2017 from 9-11:00a.m. with Funeral Services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church 4632 West 21st Avenue Gary, Indiana . Rev. Jim Smith officiating. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.

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Published in Post-Tribune from Feb. 8 to Feb. 9, 2017.
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August 12, 2020
Arthur Lee Ellison you will be truly missed bye your family and friends May God Grant you peace rest on in heaven Arthur you was a great brother also Arthur Larry. R Ellison, ll
Larry R Ellison,ll
June 20, 2018
Larry R Ellison,ll
February 12, 2017
My condolences to your family. Please find comfort in knowing that God understands your grief and he cares Isaiah 28:8.
February 9, 2017
It's still hard for me to believe that you won't be stopping by anymore just to say Hi. I won't forget Christmas ,you looking sharp in all your red. Rest In peace Uncle you will be missed.
Shyann Smith (Your Neice)
February 9, 2017
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February 9, 2017
You will be truly miss,your presence filled a room.

With Love,
Niece Blondie
Blondie Lawson
February 8, 2017
Larry and Dee expressing my deepest sympathy and prayers for the family, in the loss of your brother. I am so very sorry and may God comfort you in this time of sorrow.
Marian Pozgay
February 8, 2017
May the beautiful memories of your loved one ease your pain and sorrow. Find comfort and strength in God because he cares.
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