Pauline E. Ellis
Pauline E. Ellis, 87, of Mt. Vernon, died 5:53 p.m.
Jan. 11, 2007, at Mt. Vernon Health Care.
She was born on March 4, 1919, in Mt. Vernon to Thomas Carter
and Francis (Flanagan) Carter. On June 11, 1936 she married
Lloyd Ellis in Mt. Vernon. Pauline attended Zion Grade School
and was a life-long member of Zion United Methodist Church.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Sunday at Zion United
Methodist Church. Bob Fear and Bud Storey officiated. Burial
was in Harmony Cemetery.
Pauline is survived by son Jerry E. Ellis and wife Wilma of Mt. Vernon;
grandchildren Paula Penrod and husband Paul of Mt. Vernon, Marcia Scott
and husband Mike of Bluford, and Jerry A. Ellis and wife Gina of Mt.
Vernon; great grandchildren Shawn Poole and wife Shana, Stacie Minor and
husband Mike, Jennifer Ellis, Christopher Ellis, Amanda Ellis, Rebekah
Ellis, Jessica Scott, and Joshua Scott; four great-great-grandchildren;
and sister-in-law Jane Carter of Mt. Vernon.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, sisters Jewell
Tate and husband Orvil, Evelyn Ellis and husband Ferral, Gertie Scott
and husband Hershel, Flossie Pierce and husband Hubert, and Bonnie Eller
and husband Lee, and brother Bob Carter.
Memorials may be given to the Zion United Methodist Church and will be
received at the Osborn Funeral Home, P.O. Box 130, Dix, Ill. 62830.
Date: 17 Jan 2007
Source: Register-News, Mt Vernon IL
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman