EDGEFIELD, S.C. -Mr. James Hamilton (Jimmy) Ellis, Jr., 70, of Jones St. son of the late James H. and Ideal Turner Ellis, Sr., died Tuesday July 29, 2009 at his residence. Graveside Services will be held Friday July 31, 2009 at 11 A.M. at Eastview Cemetery in Edgefield. Mr. Ellis was born in Anderson County and was retired Textile Worker. Survivors include three Sisters- Vickie E. (Luke) Barefoot, North Augusta, Brenda E. (Charles) Doolittle, Martinez, Sheryl (Glenn) Turner, Edgefield; three Brothers- John (Sandra) Ellis, Roger (Annie Mae) Ellis, Mike (Cindy) Ellis, all of Edgefield. A Special Companion- Helen Berry, a number of nieces and nephews and Great- nieces and nephews. Mr. Ellis was predeceased by a sister Danice E. Ellis. Memorials may be made to Edgefield Church of God, 602 Mims St. Edgefield, S.C. 29824. The family is at the home of Roger Ellis, Country Place Rd. and will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Thursday at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 31, 2009