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Sue Ellis

March 2, 1948 — July 6, 2018

Sue Ellis, age 70, currently of Paris, TX, passed away quietly on Friday, July 6, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born March 3, 1948 in Nashville, TN to Jesse Edgar and Beulah Williams Greer. A time of visitation will take place 6-8 pm at Roden-Pryor Funeral Directors on Saturday, July 7, 2018. Funeral services and burial will take place later in Alexandria, TN.

Sue had several careers in her working life, having served as Dr. Cripps medical assistant for several years, then retired from the Wilson County Sheriff's Department. She also worked as a cosmetologist and as an Emergency Medical Technician at different times. Sue had many loves, her family most of all, her God, horses, and all kinds of animals. She enjoyed riding motorcycles with her husband and if you knew her, she was kind and straight to the point!

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Elmer Lee Ellis, Jr., of Alexandria, TN; a daughter, Tammy (John) Harrington, of Paris, TX; a son, Jeff (Lynette) Ellis and children, Jordy Ellis, Jorjenna (Jemini) Chrisman, all of Silver Point, TN; a son, Jamie (Patty) Ellis and children, Jay Ellis & Kristen Ellis, all of Watertown, TN; great-grandchildren, Anthony, Braedyn, & Caisyn; a brother, Don (Carol) Greer, Goodlettsville, TN; sister, Becky Hobbs, Smithville, TN; as well as several nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends.

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Service Schedule

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Saturday, July 7, 2018

6:00 - 8:00pm

Roden Pryor Funeral Directors

425 S Church St, Paris, TX 75460

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

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