From starting his own feed mill business through several local jobs and before ending his employment as the driver for the Atmore Advance, he had the opportunity to meet and befriend many, many people.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Ammie & Ethel Ellison; sisters Louise Ellison Sessions, Mildred Ellison Phillips, Hazel Ellison Fore, Vonteen Ellison Murph and brother Philip “P.W. Ellison.
He is survived by his daughters, Dawn Ellison Beers and Angela (Richard) Ellison Cuadras, Grandchildren Caleb (Rowena) Beers, Brittany (Josh) Hamilton, Lacey Jay and Nicolas Cuadras. Brother Murray (Ima Ree) Ellison, as well as many cherished great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Service will be Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Those who plan to attend are asked to meet at Family Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, FL 32504 at 12:45 pm for procession to Barrancas National Cemetery, Naval Air Station, Pensacola, FL.
In lieu of flowers, any donations will be applied to end of life expenses at http://ellisonfinalexpenses.mydagsite.com/