ELLIS, NELLIE, 96, of Louisville passed away Thursday at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital. She was the oldest member of First Alliance Church on Bardstown Road, a Sunday School teacher, and a member of the Ladies Missionary Group. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas H. Ellis. She is survived by a daughter, Pat Glass (Russell); a grandson, Aaron Glass (Beth); a granddaughter, Robyn Glass; and a great-grandson, Caleb Glass. A celebration of her life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Alliance Church, with burial to follow in Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Arch L. Heady and Son Southern Funeral Home, 3601 Taylor Blvd. Mrs. Ellis will lie in state from 9:30 a.m. Monday until the time of the service. Expressions of sympathy may be made to First Alliance Church, 3726 Bardstown Road.