Jerry Lee Ellis…September 11, 1948 – January 26, 2019



A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Lamar resident formerly of Two Buttes, Jerry Ellis will be held at 2:00PM on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the First Southern Baptist Church with Pastor Bill Ellis officiating.

Per Jerry’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation.

Jerry was born on September 11, 1948 at Comanche, Texas to William Ardel and Francis La Vern (Smith) Ellis and passed away on January 26, 2019 at his home in Lamar at the age of 70.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Kyle Ellis and Joe Ellis.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Debbie Ellis of the family home in Lamar, children, Chandra (Chris) Alley of Milan, Italy and Shane (Lyndsey) Hunter of Denver, CO; grandchildren, Lilliah, Carson, Isaiah, Caleb and Dominik. He is also survived by his siblings, Bill (Laurie) Ellis of Comanche, TX, Estel (Steve) Terrell of Willow Park, TX, Aleta (Robert) Giesecke of Houston, TX, Mary Pendelton and Lena Stringer of Texas as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other family and a host of friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Southern Baptist Church in Lamar either direct or in care of the funeral home office.

Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.

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