AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mr. Howard Lee Ellison, 77, husband of Mrs. Bennie Mae Ellison, entered into rest on Monday, November 18, 2002 at the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Lumpkin Rd. on Wednesday, November 20, 2002 at 2 p.m. with Revs. Tony Rhodes and Chester Smith from Flowing Wells Worship Center officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Additional survivors include three sons, Fred Ellison, Mark Ellison and Joe Ellison all of Houston, Texas; two stepsons, Donald Myers of Dearing, and Dennis Myers of Augusta, one brother, Thomas "Shorty" Ellison of Miss.; several grandchildren and great grandchildren. A native of Isola, Miss.; Mr. Ellison was a member of Flowing Wells Worship Center and was a veteran of WWII having served in the U.S. Navy. He was employed by Gracewood Facility in the Plant Operations. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m.
The Augusta Chronicle November 19, 2002