Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

James Marion Ellis Jr., age 84, of Henderson, KY

HENDERSON, Ky. - James Marion Ellis Jr., age 84, of Henderson, KY passed away at 8:51 PM, Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at home while under the loving care of his family and St. Anthony's Hospice.

James Marion was born December 30, 1928 to James Marion Ellis Sr. and Nellie Liles Ellis.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 41 years, Bessie Arnett Ellis in 1993.

James Marion was a lifetime member of Cairo United Methodist Church. He graduated from Barret Manual Training High School. James Marion had worked as a self-employed carpenter and farmer.

Survivors include: 1 Daughter: Janet Burke and husband Jeff of Henderson, Ky; 3 Sons: Stewart Ellis and wife Liz, Arthur Ellis and wife Missy all of Henderson, Ky, David Ellis and wife Farah of Poole, Ky; 11 Grandchildren; 3 Great Grandchildren; Special dear friend: Martha Jean Rich.

Relatives and friends are invited to James Marion's Life Celebration from 2-8 PM Friday, April 19, 2013 and again on Saturday starting at 10 AM at Cairo United Methodist Church, 13510 Hwy 41 A, Henderson, Ky. The funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Saturday at the church with Reverend Fred Whitmore and Reverend Mark Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Fairmont Cemetery in Henderson, Ky.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: St. Anthony's Hospice or Cairo United Methodist Church.

Pallbearers will be his grandchildren. Honorary pallbearer: Lloyd "Bub" Agnew.

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

In Other News...

Dugan Best Recreation Center 40th Anniversary Celebration Oct. 27

OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/24/14) — The City of Owensboro invites the public to celebrate 40 year anniversary of the Dugan Best… Read More

Most Read This Week

October 20, 2014 7248

Uncle Lee's in Greenville is Closing Its Doors…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by www.unclelees.com
October 19, 2014 4914

Kentucky Energy Department Releases Virtual Solar…

in General News For All Sites by Dick Brown
October 21, 2014 3528

UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Shamrock…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Officer C.P. Haynie
October 22, 2014 3185

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

in Hopkins News by Karen McKnight
October 21, 2014 3095

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Oct. 21, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
October 23, 2014 3021

Resident Returns Home to People Using Drugs,…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 20, 2014 2939

Man Charged for Assaulting Pregnant Wife

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 20, 2014 2884

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Sheila Hopper
October 22, 2014 2551

Convicted Felon Charged for Handgun Possession…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
October 22, 2014 2405

Failure to Signal Ends in Drug Arrest

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department

Stories Trending Today

October 24, 2014 1960

Central City Man Charged with Sexual Assault on…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Chris Cooper
October 23, 2014 1754

Don Everly to be Part of Rock and Roll Hall of…

in Top News For All Sites by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
October 24, 2014 1708

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Reporting Check…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 24, 2014 1673

Miners Turn Out in Madisonville for…

in Top News For All Sites by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
October 24, 2014 1468

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Oct. 24, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
October 24, 2014 1341

Family Looking for 'Runner'

in Hopkins News by Lisa Crook
October 24, 2014 1228

County Renews Career Advancement Lease

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
October 24, 2014 1216

Baldwin, Crist and Saint Selected to 2014 Second…

in Hopkins Sports by Troy Crist
October 24, 2014 1158

Tail Light Out Traffic Stop Turns to Drug Arrest

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
October 23, 2014 895

Security Officer Offers Identity Theft Protection…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
Corporate Office & Studio
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