Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Glendle Gayle Ellis Sr. age 72, of Henderson, Ky

HENDERSON, Ky. - Glendle Gayle Ellis Sr. age 72, of Henderson, Ky. passed away at 5:42 PM, Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at Methodist Hospital.

Glendle was born in 1940 to Lomer and Irene Ellis. He was preceded in death by 2 brothers: Bobby Joe Ellis and Darrell Rex Ellis.

Glendle was a member of the First Christian Church with strong faith in the Lord. He was a US Navy Veteran, softball coach and a boy scout leader. He was a very hard worker and had worked as a mechanic at Big Rivers for 24 years. Glendle's favorite hobbies were grilling, gardening and woodworking, but he also loved Nascar and was an avid UK fan. Most of all he was a family man with a great love for his wife, children and grandchildren.

Survivors include: Wife of 54 years: Jennie Lou Ellis; 1 Daughter: Margaret Irene Ellis-Higdon and husband Scott of Bristow, Virginia; 3 Sons: G. Gayle Ellis Jr. and wife Kathy of Glasgow, Ky, Donald W. Ellis and wife Marcia of Schenectady, New York, Tony Lee Ellis and wife Janice of Owensboro, Ky; 12 Grandchildren: Amanda, Carrie, Jennifer, Chad, Brandon, Crystal, Bobby Joe, Sabrina, Tabitha, Brittany, C.J. and Mary; 8 Great Grandchildren; 2 Great-Great Grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to Glendle's Life Celebration from 2-8 PM Saturday, March 2, 2013 and again on Sunday starting at 10 AM at Tapp Funeral Home, Henderson, Ky. The funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Sunday at Tapp Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Fairmont Cemetery in Henderson, Ky. where military honors will be rendered by the American Legion Worsham Post #40.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: Riverview School, 133 S. Water St. Henderson, Ky. 42420.

Arrangements entrusted to Tapp Funeral Home, A Life Celebration® Home, online condolences may be made at www.tappfh.com

Posted on 2/2/14
2/6/2014 - posted
3/13 - 16
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
2/6/2014 - posted
3/13 - 16
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
2/6/2014 - posted
3/13 - 16
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
2/6/2014 - posted
3/13 - 16
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week

October 17, 2014 12306

UK Women's Soccer Welcomes Ole Miss, No. 5/4…

in General Sports For All Sites by UK Athletics
October 20, 2014 6153

Uncle Lee's in Greenville is Closing Its Doors…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by www.unclelees.com
October 17, 2014 4229

Single Vehicle Collision Results in One Injury

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper S. C. Recke
October 19, 2014 4098

Kentucky Energy Department Releases Virtual Solar…

in General News For All Sites by Dick Brown
October 21, 2014 3244

UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Shamrock…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Officer C.P. Haynie
October 18, 2014 3048

Muhlenberg County Celebrates New Farmer’s Market

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
October 17, 2014 3009

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Oct. 17, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
October 17, 2014 2836

Woman Arrested at Taco Bell for DUI

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 20, 2014 2747

Man Charged for Assaulting Pregnant Wife

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 17, 2014 2382

Anti-Bullying Task Force to Hold First Meeting

in General News For All Sites by Office of the Governor

Stories Trending Today

October 22, 2014 1971

Failure to Signal Ends in Drug Arrest

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 22, 2014 1755

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

in Hopkins News by Karen McKnight
October 22, 2014 1540

Convicted Felon Charged for Handgun Possession…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
October 22, 2014 1283

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Oct. 22, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
October 22, 2014 1068

The Sanctuary Opens Muhlenberg County Branch

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
October 22, 2014 973

Four Road Projects Awarded in Muhlenberg County

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Rebecca Hanchett
October 22, 2014 963

UK Soccer's Justin Laird Named National Player of…

in General Sports For All Sites by UK Athletics
October 22, 2014 910

Lake Malone Halloween Bash Set for This Weekend

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
October 22, 2014 866

Baptist Health Paducah Weight Loss Info Session…

in Local (Paducah) Top News by Angie Kinsey Timmons
October 22, 2014 807

SurfKY Spotlight: Lynelle S. Eaves Realty

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431
270.452.2727 (phone)
  •  270.452.2249 (fax)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flrsocial rss