David Lee Ellsworth

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

David Lee Ellsworth, 71, of Jenkins, passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, at his home.

He was born Dec. 12, 1946, in Canton, Ill., the son of Wilma Ellsworth. He married Debby Burns on May 12, 1970, in Williamstown, Mass. She survives.

Additional survivors include: one son, Christopher David Ellsworth and his wife Sara, of Joplin; and four grandchildren.

Preceding him in death was his mother.

He attended Lewistown High School in Lewistown, Ill., and graduated in 1965. He moved from Joplin to Jenkins in 1984. He owned and operated the Cedar Crest Lumberyard for many years.

The family will hold a service at a later date.

Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri