|Birth: ||Aug. 12, 1896|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 1984|
Nellie Marie Ellis, 87, of 408 S. Center, Clinton, died at 5:47 a.m., Friday, January 20, 1984, at the Dr. John Warner Hospital, Clinton.
Funeral services will be today, Monday, at 11 a.m., at the Herington-Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with the Rev. C. Donn Ferrill officiating. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton.
Memorials may be made to the DeWitt County Nursing Home, Hallsville.
Visitation was held from 4 to 8 p.m., Sunday, January 22, 1984 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Ellis was born August 12, 1896, in Maroa, the daughter of Thomas J. and Nettie (Nesbitt) Daggett. She married Edward Ellis June 26, 1919, in Danville. He died May 28, 1961.
Surviving are one son, John E. Ellis, Ann Arbor; one daughter, Patricia Sympson, Waynesville; one brother, Robert Daggett, Maroa; two sisters, Mrs. Williard Johnson, Maroa, and Mrs. Bessie Ward, both of Woodriver, Illinois and five grandchildren.
One brother and one sister preceded her in death.
Mrs. Ellis was a member of the Uniterd Methodist Church, Clinton, the American Legion Auxiliary and the Hobby Club.
Thomas Jefferson Daggett (1861 - 1909)
Nettie Telula Nesbitt Vaughn (1869 - 1958)
Edward H. Ellis (1889 - 1961)
Nelle Marie Daggett Ellis (1896 - 1984)
Robert Willie Daggett (1899 - 1984)*
Bessie Irene Daggett Ward (1901 - 1993)*
Lula Alta Daggett Johnson (1907 - 1988)*
Married June 26, 1919
Created by: Candie Rogers
Record added: Jun 05, 2012
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