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Helen Carolyn Smith Ellis

Death 5 Nov 2012 (aged 87)
Chickamauga, Walker County, Georgia, USA
Burial Chickamauga, Walker County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 100336930 · View Source
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November 7, 2012
Chattanooga Times Free Press

CHICKAMAUGA, GA - Helen Carolyn Smith Ellis, 87, passed away Monday, November 5, 2012.

She was born in Chickamauga, GA, to the late Ernest R. (Sam) and Effie Ellis Smith.

She was a lifelong resident of Chickamauga, GA, where she worked at Crystal Springs Print Works for over fifty years.

She was a member of Elizabeth Lee United Methodist Church and attended the First Baptist Church of Chickamauga. She was a member of the Chickamauga Homemakers Club.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, W.B. "Slick" Ellis; and a sister, Pauline Smith Sherrill.

She is survived by her children, Susan Ellis, of Chickamauga, GA, Lee (Gail) Tade, of Hixson, TN; sister, Ann Smith Hill, of Chickamauga, GA; grandchildren, Gary Tade, of Chattanooga, TN, Leslie (Zack) Tade Murdock, of Knoxville, TN; great-grandchildren, Larkyn, Addisyn and Colin Murdock, of Knoxville, TN; special nieces and nephews, Connie and Jeff McDaniel, of Chickamauga, GA, Tracy and Keith Richey, of Rossville, GA, Monty and Jane Hill, of Scottsboro, AL; great nephews, David McDaniel and Keith Richey II.

The family would like to express a sincere "Thank You" to Dr. Patrick Rhyne for all of his Love and Care for Mrs. Ellis.

The family will receive friends today from 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. and Thursday, November 8, 2012 at noon until the service.

Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, November 8, 2012 in the chapel with Reverend Chris Morgan officiating.

Burial will follow at Chickamauga Cemetery.

Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes - Chickamauga Chapel.




  • Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100336930
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Carolyn Smith Ellis (22 May 1925–5 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100336930, citing Chickamauga Cemetery, Chickamauga, Walker County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Richard B. Tucker, Sr. (contributor 46898412) .