Thursday, September 11, 2008

Carolyn Sue Ellis, 58 of Wheaton, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2008, at her home following an illness.

She was born Nov. 26, 1949, in Stella, to the late Ivan William and Margaret Jean (Bankson) Rowe. She owned and operated Burgers-N-More Restaurant in Wheaton for 10 years.

On July 26, 1966, she married Carl R. Ellis at Stella. he survives.

Additionals survivors include: three daughters, Shelley Beardsley and husband, Danny, of Ritchy, Lisa McNeill and husband, Kevin, of Wheaton, and Gina Littlefield and husband, Lincoln, of Wheaton; 12 grandchildren; and two sisters; Sharon McBride, of Wheaton, and Melissa Boehnke, of Beebee, Ark.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and one sister, Marilyn Mills.

Services were at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Wheaton Southern Baptist Church. burial was at Hazelgreen Cemetery in Boulder City.

Arrangements were handled by Wheaton Funeral Home, Wheaton.