Henderson County, Kentucky
Gleaner, Saturday, July 14, 1923
MRS. GEO. G. ELLIS PASSES AWAY
Former Henderson Woman Dead After Lingering Illness
Word was received in the city Friday of the death of Mrs. George
G. ELLIS at the home of her sister, Mrs. Minnie CHIPMAN,
in Owensboro, after a lingering illness.
Mrs. ELLIS was born in Tennessee and was seventy-three years
old at the time of her death. She was the widow of the late George
G. Ellis, who for many years was in the grocery business on Main
Street, and at the corner of Green and Center Streets.
After her husbandís death some years ago she went to Owensboro to live
with her sister. She was a faithful member of the First Presbyterian
Church. Her nearest relative beside her sister is a nephew, Walter
ALBRITTON, of Mayfield, Ky.
The remains will be brought here this morning on the 9:15 train from
Owensboro, and will be taken immediately to Fernwood Cemetery where
the services will be said by the Rev. Thomas CUMMINS.
The pall-bearers will be C. A. KATTERJOHN, J. McClain STANLEY, James
R. RASH, Sidney W. MATTHEWS, Judge John L. DORSEY and E. C. WARD.
Contributed by Netta Mullin, HCH&GS
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