Nellie Mae Ellis
1926 - 2009
Nellie Mae Ellis, 82, of Burleson passed away Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009, in Fort Worth.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Friday in Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Interment: Laurel Land Memorial Park, Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 101 Summit Ave., Suite 300, Fort Worth, Texas 76102.
Mrs. Ellis was born May 29, 1926, to Albert and Grace Butler in Colleyville. She married Jesse Ellis, and they shared 64 wonderful years together before his death in 2007. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Nellie Mae will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved her.
Survivors: Sons, Billy Ellis and wife, Barbara, Jimmy Ellis and wife, Becky, and Randy Ellis and wife, Patty; sisters, Thelma Sheffield and Helen Ellis; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren who were all very precious to her.
Published by Star-Telegram on Feb. 19, 2009.
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We are so sorry for your loss! May God comfort you all.
Tom & Barbara Vastine
February 19, 2009
64 years of marriage! and she left her mark. I am glad I met your sons.
Robert Graves
February 19, 2009
Nellie was one in a million. There will never be another one like her. She will be greatly missed. Love you...your daughter-in-law until the end......Linda
Linda Brown
February 19, 2009
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