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Greta Flippen Ellis
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1911
Albany
Shackelford County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 2005
Texas, USA

(Coleman Chronicle and Democrat-Voice, Coleman, Texas, September 13, 2005, page 15.)

Greta Flippen Ellis passed away on Friday, September 2, 2005. Services were 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 6th at Restland Wildwood Chapel in Dallas. Interment followed in Restland Memorial Park.

She was born March 12, 1911 in Albany, Texas and grew up in Coleman, Texas. Greta was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Dallas and formerly a member of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She was the longtime widow of prominent builder, Earl E. Ellis and a resident of Dallas for most of her life.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Stew Pot Ministries, First Presbyterian Church, 408 Park Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75201.

Source for Mother

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Coleman, Coleman, Texas; Roll: T625_1788; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 47; Image: 67.

Household Members:
Name Age
Estelle Flippen 49 abt 1871 TX Widow
Vassar Flippen 30
Arthur Flippen 16
Jimmie Flippen 13
Pattie Flippen 11
Greta Flippen 8 abt 1912 TX Daughter

Source for Mother and her husband:

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Shackelford, Texas; Roll: T624_1586; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0238; Image: 1059; FHL Number: 1375599.

Household Members:
Name Age
Chas Flippen 50 1860 VA
Estelle J Flippen 40 1871 TX
Vassar Flippen 22
Merville Flippen 21
Kate Flippen 17
Alla F Flippen 15
Charley Flippen 10
Auther Flippen 6
James H Flippen 4
Hattie L Flippen1


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Edward Flippen (1859 - 1915)
  Estelle Irene Wood Flippen (1870 - 1956)
 
 Spouses:
  Loyd Tilman Sledge (1908 - 1990)
  Edward Earl Ellis (1906 - 1961)
 
 Siblings:
  Vassar Flippen (1887 - 1951)*
  Menville B. Flippen (1888 - 1976)*
  Tom Flippen (1890 - 1963)*
  Mary Flippen (1897 - 1901)*
  Charlie Flippen Crow (1899 - 1993)*
  Elizabeth Flippen (1900 - 1906)*
  Arthur Flippen (1903 - 1995)*
  James Herman Flippen (1906 - 1949)*
  Pattie Louise Flippen Smith (1908 - 1997)*
  Greta Flippen Ellis (1911 - 2005)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section S, Block E, Lot 6, Sp 5
 
Created by: Annette Foster Ditto
Record added: Nov 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80512241
Greta <i>Flippen</i> Ellis
Added by: TLH
 
Greta <i>Flippen</i> Ellis
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Added by: Lesley Beam Smith
 
 
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