December 24, 1924–May 10, 2020
“ Sometimes its not what we hold on to that shapes our lives…it’s what we are willing to let go of”.
It is with sadness that Junior E. Ellis, passed away in Mercy Hospital on May 10, 2020 after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Juanita; his parents Arthur and Marie Ellis of Pineville and sisters Geneva of Chula Vista, California and Imogene Ellis of Pineville. He leaves behind his step-grandson, Bill.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 14th at 2:00 PM at the Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery in Joplin. Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Thornhill-Dillon Mortuary, Joplin, Missouri.