Ellison W. Messick Jr.
Ellison W.

Messick, Jr.

Ellison W. Messick, Jr., 74, of Florence, passed away from heart related issues on Friday, February 19, 2021.

He was born in Marion, SC a son of the late Ellison W. Messick, Sr. and Rilla Godbold Messick. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church and had been a Scout Master for Boy Scout Troop 476. He was a Mason, a member of the Scottish Rite, and was Past Grand Master of Hampton Lodge 204. Ellison was an Oklahoma Sooners Football fan.

Surviving are his wife, Joyce Parrott Messick of Florence and sons, Ellison "Tripp" W. Messick, III and his wife, Ruth, of Greensboro, NC and Ashley Garrett Messick of Richardson, TX.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 pm Monday, February 22, 2021 at Stoudenmire-Dowling Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, February 23, 2021 in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in Florence Memorial Gardens.

Social distancing and masks are requested at all gatherings.

Memorials may be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1629 W. Palmetto Street, Florence, SC 29501.

Please send messages to the family at the obit section of www.stoudenmiredowling.com.
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Published by SCNow on Feb. 22, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Feb
22
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Stoudenmire-Dowling Funeral Home
2402 South Irby Street, Florence, SC 29505
Feb
23
Funeral service
2:00p.m.
Stoudenmire-Dowling Funeral Home
2402 South Irby Street, Florence, SC 29505
Feb
23
Burial
Florence Memorial Gardens
Funeral services provided by:
Stoudenmire-Dowling Funeral Home
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Our hearts are broken from the loss of our dear friend. Our love and prayers are for Joyce and the boys. We find peace in knowing we will visit with him in Heaven again someday. Love You All...
Mickey and Glenda Boatwright
February 22, 2021