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 Ada <I>Evans</I> Ellis

Ada Evans Ellis

Alamance County, North Carolina, USA
Death 4 Dec 1970 (aged 68)
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Plot Section: 30C Grave: 254
Memorial ID 93814005 · View Source
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Daughter of Hattie Kimber and Samuel Evans. She married Reverend James A. Ellis (1881-1942) in the latter 1920's. The 1940 census reflects four daughters in the household: Ada Pearl, Virginia, Pocahunta (sic) and Ethel Lee Ellis The other daughters listed in her obituary are likely from Reverend Ellis' prior marriage.

Following is an edited obituary extract from the Greensboro Daily News (NC), december 7, 1970:

- Mrs. Ada Evans Ellis, 70, of 915 Best Street was dead on arrival at Moses Cone Hospital Friday after an apparent heart attack.

- Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Maggie B. Jefferson and Mrs. Ada P. Taylor, both of New York City, Mrs. Virginia Crosby of Philadelphia, Pa., Mrs. Maxine Johnson, Miss Savannah Ellis, Mrs. Charlotte White, Mrs. Novella Brice, Mrs. Edna McLean, Mrs. Angeleter Brown, Mrs. Essie Campbell and Mrs. Mary McHazel all of Greensboro; sisters, Miss Novella Evans, Mrs. Flora Bigelow, Mrs. Viola Shaw, Mrs. Annie Walker and Mrs. Mattie Howard all of Greensboro.

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  • Maintained by: David Oxford
  • Originally Created by: Carolina Caswell
  • Added: 18 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 93814005
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ada Evans Ellis (9 Oct 1902–4 Dec 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 93814005, citing Maplewood Cemetery, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by David Oxford (contributor 46875582) .