JULY 12. 1918- MAY 30, 2010
ANDERSON, SC - Shirley Rose Long Ellis, age 91, of 103 Kudzu Road, wife of the late Ray Thomas Ellis, passed away on Sunday, May 30, 2010, at the Rainey Hospice House.
Born on July 12, 1918, in Anaconda, Montana, she was the daughter of the late George Long and Rose Altman Long. She was raised in Ely, Nevada, and then moved to Orange County California, where she worked for the Saint Joseph Hospital. She moved to Anderson in 1995, she was a member of Saint Mary of the Angel’s Catholic Church.
Survivors include her son, Mike Ellis and his wife Maryann, of Hartwell, GA., two daughters; Pat Cohrac, of Anderson, and Rae Marie Ellis, of Dyer, Nevada, two grandchildren; Jeffery Ellis and Tonya Rees both of Atlanta.
A Funeral Mass with be held at Saint Mary of the Angel’s Catholic Church, on Saturday, June 5, 2010, at 2:00 pm conducted by Father Aubrey McNeil, OFM.
The family will be at the residence and will receive friends following the service.
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THE MCDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME is in charge of the arrangements.