Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

August 20, 2013

Dee Ellis

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Services for Dee Ellis, 89, of Mount Pleasant, will be 1 p.m. Wed., Aug. 21 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Chapel, officiated by Bro. Leon Goff and Bro. Bob Arnold. Burial will follow at Coopers Chapel Cemetery in Mount Pleasant.

She died Aug. 17, 2013 in Mansfield.

She was born Dec. 24, 1924 in Wards Creek, Texas.

She was a member of Southside Church of Christ aned worked as a nurse/RN.

Survivors inlcude her son, Mike O’Dell of Arlington; a daughter and son-in-law Lujene and Richard Van Cleave of Arlington; daughter and son-in-law Samantha and Steven Eubanks of Friendswood; grandchildren Adam Van Cleave, Braden Eubanks, Kelsey Eubanks and Brooke Eubanks.

She was preceded in death by her parents Lloyd and Ethel (Hall) Barrett and her husband, Bill Ellis.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tues., Aug. 20, at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home.