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Sunday, 05 January 2020 14:29

Marjorie Clarke Ellis

Marjorie Clarke Ellis, widow of Francis M. Ellis, of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, formerly of Lawrenceville, VA passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020. She was 94 years old, born to the union of the late Walter and Adna Mitchell Clarke. Marjorie was a former store clerk for Peebles Department Store and member of Camargo Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Francis Marion Ellis, Sr. She is survived by her son, Frankie Ellis and fiancé Ginni; three grandchildren, Melissa (James) Swango, Amanda (Chris) Blevins and Teresa Brooke Chesteen; seven great-grandchildren, Patrick Swango, Gabrielle Swango, Ethan Chesteen, Mia Chesteen, Payton Chesteen, Skylar Blevins, and Haley Guy; two sisters, Marie Peebles and Barbara Carpenter; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville with interment at Philadelphia United Methodist Church Cemetery, Triplet, VA. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Philadelphia United Methodist Church, Attn: Gay Taylor, 14179 Dry Bread Rd., Emporia, VA 23847.
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  • Comment Link Bruce Mayton Tuesday, 07 January 2020 06:29 posted by Bruce Mayton

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family ?.

  • Comment Link Joyce E. Rogers Monday, 06 January 2020 09:49 posted by Joyce E. Rogers

    Frankie, Aunt Barbara, Aunt Marie, and family, my heart and prayers are with you during this sad time. Although I will not be able to attend the funeral service, I will be with you in spirit. Aunt Margie was a precious lady and will be missed by all. With love, Joyce

  • Comment Link Carol Guerrero Razor Sunday, 05 January 2020 17:27 posted by Carol Guerrero Razor

    Such an ? Angel. Prayers for comfort.

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