Athens Review, Athens, Texas

April 18, 2014

Sharon Fuller Ellis


The Athens Review

Athens — ATHENS-Services for Sharon Fuller Ellis, 62, Athens are scheduled for 2:00 P M Tuesday at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Rev. Frank Upchurch officiating.

Burial will follow in Oaklawn Memorial Park.

Sharon passed away April 17, 2014 in Tyler.

She was born November 14, 1951 in Sonora to Thurman Lee and Myrtie Marie Gunnels Fuller. Sharon was a lifelong resident of Athens and a 1969 graduate of Athens High School.

She is preceded in death by her father.

Survivors include her husband Eugene D. Ellis, Athens; sons James Ellis and wife Leslie, Chandler, Jason Ellis and Amber Berry, Malakoff, William Strange, Athens; daughters Mandy Mitchell and husband James, Carroll Springs, Sara Wilson and husband Zach, Murchison, Christian Hill and husband Spencer, Abernathy; mother Marie Payne and husband Gene Ludwig, Athens, 13 grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Gary Gordon, Gary Baker, Danny Trammel, Bobby Gunnels, Alton Oates, Chris Gafford, Trey Hallmark, Justin Richmond.

Honorary pallbearers will be James Ellis, Jason Ellis, James Mitchell, Zach Wilson, Spencer Hill and William Strange.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6-7:30 P M Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers you may make a donation to the American Cancer Society, 1301 South Broadway, Tyler, Texas 75701.

You may leave a message of condolence or light a memorial candle for the family at www.carroll-lehr.com.