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Ethel Ellison

Published: 12/27/2013

Ethel Ellison, age 59, of Newport, passed away Friday, December 27, 2013, at Lakeway Regional Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her parents James and Ida Akers, brothers Robert and James Akers, sister Glenna Ricker, nephew Craig Ricker, and two brothers-in-law James Ellison and Charles Beach.

She is survived by the love of her life and best friend Swan Ellison, sons Scott (Dedra) Ellison and Dale (Jane) Ellison, daughter Holly Ellison and Jonathan Moore, brothers Keith (Sheree) Akers, David Akers and Ann Nelson, George (Debbie) Akers, and Pete (Patricia) Akers; sisters Marie Beach and Georgia (Donald) Hipps; brother-in-law Bob Ricker; grandson Brian Ellison; and several nieces, nephews, and a host of other special family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Sunday, December 29, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ricky Witt officiating. Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2013, in Union Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5:007:00 p.m. Sunday prior to the funeral services.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge

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