William “Dee” Ellis passed away December 29, 2016 at the age of 70. He was born December 15, 1946 to the late Vaughan DeForrest and Billie Ruth Waldrup Ellis.
He was preceded in death by his son, Joshua Ellis.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Brenda Ellis; son, Aaron (Mimi) Ellis; grandchildren, Emily, Evan, Ethan and Eden Ellis and sister, Billie (Hershell) Kendrick.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, located at 2910 Earl Goodwin Parkway in Selma.