Frank Leon Ellis
Published 3:41 pm Friday, August 12, 2022
Frank Leon Ellis, 67, Elizabethton, went to be with his Lord, Thursday, August 11, 2022, at his residence.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Bruce and Betty Lou Thomason Ellis.
Frank was a 1972 graduate of Happy Valley High School and a retired Residential Estimator with Builders First Source for 40 years. He loved to ride his motorcycle, play the guitar, and go hunting and fishing. He also loved to build things.
Frank was of the Baptist Faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Staff Sgt. Billy Joe Ellis, and a sister, Brenda Long.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Linnie McKeehan Ellis; one son and daughter-in-law, Phillip and Anna Ellis, Elizabethton; one daughter and son-In-law, Brittnay and Dustin Stout, Elizabethton; three grandchildren, Benjamin Ellis, Andrew Ellis and Holden Stout; and one brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Edie Ellis.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, August 15, at Happy Valley Memorial Park with Rev. Sherrel Nave officiating. Active pallbearers will be Benjamin Ellis, Andrew Ellis, John Allman, John McKeehan III, Fred Harrison, Nathaniel Buckles, Dustin Stout and Phillip Ellis. Honorary pallbearers will be Roger Allman and Tom McLaughlin. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Monday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family would like to express a special thank you to Dr. Lara Kfoury, Cynthia Marsh NP, Davita, Amedisys Hospice and staff, Benjamin Ellis and Rhonda Taylor Price. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Ellis family.