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 Alene <I>McKeown</I> Ellington

Alene McKeown Ellington

Death 26 Jul 2001 (aged 76)
Burial Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 12782896 · View Source
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CRAMERTON — Alene McKeown Ellington, 76, 24 Lake Drive, died July 26, 2001, at Century Care of Gastonia.

She was a native of Chester, S.C., daughter and last remaining child of the late Addison Grady Sr. and Rosa Lee Vinson McKeown, a homemaker, longtime member of First Baptist Church of Cramerton, church librarian for 10 years, member and treasurer of Rose Sunday School class, treasurer of Cramerton Senior Citizens Club.

SURVIVORS: Husband of 54 years, Joel P. Ellington; sons and daughters-in-law, Joel "Terry" and Jane J. Ellington, Gastonia, Jeffrey E. and Patricia Ellington, Charlotte; grandchildren, Shannon E. Alexander, Gastonia, Zack Luttrell, Greensboro, Spencer A. Ellington, Charlotte; cousins, nieces and nephews

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY: Twin brothers, Alvin T. and Addison G. McKeown Jr.; brother, Bobby J. McKeown; sister, Eva McKeown

FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Monday, First Baptist Church of Cramerton, Rev. David Julen

BURIAL: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Charlotte

VISITATION: 7-9 tonight, McLean Funeral Directors, Belmont; other times at the home


HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Members of Rose Sunday School class and Cramerton Senior Citizens’ Club

MEMORIALS: First Baptist Church, 235 Eighth Ave., Cramerton 28032

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  • Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
  • Added: 24 Dec 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12782896
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alene McKeown Ellington (9 Feb 1925–26 Jul 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12782896, citing Forest Lawn West Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Olmstead (contributor 46772820) .