EVELYN L. ELLIS - left us to be with our Heavenly Father on Monday, June 13, 2016 at UT Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Ellis; son, Gary Ellis; parents, Richard and Reba Bunch; brothers, Roscoe and Freddie Bunch; sisters, Louise Thomas and Juanita Underwood.
Evelyn was a wonderful mother, grandmother, aunt and dear friend. She was a faithful member of Mountain View Baptist Church where she led the music program, and participated in many other programs of the church. Evelyn's love, kindness, and incredible sense of humor will be treasured and held close to our hearts. She will be missed by all who had the good fortune to know her. Evelyn, you were loved dearly, and you will be missed greatly.
Survivors: son, Rick Ellis; grandson and wife, Brian and Kristie Ellis; sisters, Brenda Noe, Barbara Jones, and Edna O'Shell; sisters-in-law, Emma Bunch and Grace Bunch; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway.
The family and friends will meet 10:45 a.m. Friday at Greenwood Cemetery for a graveside service and interment at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Rex Eledge officiating.
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