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Dorothy Cope Ellis
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Birth: May 7, 1928
Davie County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 2011
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

Mrs. Dorothy Cope Ellis, 82, of Advance passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at the Oaks at Forsyth. She was born May 7, 1928 in Davie County to Walter and Hattie Smith Cope. Mrs. Ellis was a member of Macedonia Moravian Church. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Lou Doss and Hazel Smith and two brothers, Eugene and Aldean Cope. Surviving is her husband, Ausbon Ellis; two daughters Judy Snider and husband Wayne and Carol Ellis; a son, Kenny Ellis and wife Rachel; ten grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Elizabeth Hendrix, Arlene Douthit and Mary Hendrix and two brothers, W.L. Cope and wife Eunice and Willie Cope and wife Marie. A funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, February 19, 2011 at Macedonia Moravian Church with Rev. Jeff Carter officiating. Burial will follow in the church graveyard. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 pm Friday, February 18, 2011 at Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Macedonia Moravian Church, 700 NC Hwy 801 N., Advance, NC 27006. Online condolences may be made to

Macedonia Moravian Church, 700 NC Hwy 801 N., Advance, NC 27006

Macedonia Moravian Church
700 N.C. Hwy 801 N.
Advance, NC 27006

6:00PM to 8:00PM on Friday, February 18th, 2011 at Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel

11:00AM at Macedonia Moravian Church on Saturday, February 19th, 2011
Family links: 
  Walter Leon Cope (1889 - 1952)
  Hattie Smith Cope (1897 - 1985)
  Ausbon Ellis (1928 - 2016)*
  Hazel Mae Cope Smith (1916 - 1999)*
  Sallie Elizabeth Cope Hendrix (1918 - 2012)*
  Dorothy Cope Ellis (1928 - 2011)
  David Samuel Cope (1930 - 1930)*
  Eugene Hege Cope (1931 - 1981)*
  Daniel Aldene Cope (1938 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Macedonia Moravian God's Acre
Davie County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Kay Parrish Thompson
Record added: Feb 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66033899
Dorothy <i>Cope</i> Ellis
Added by: Kay Parrish Thompson
Dorothy <i>Cope</i> Ellis
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 Added: Feb. 8, 2013

- Polly Fry Hagerman
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- Kay Parrish Thompson
 Added: Feb. 23, 2011

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