E.H. Ells, age 78 of Loretto passed away Friday, April 5, 2019 at home after a brief illness.
He was a native of Lawrence Co. TN, a retired mechanic from Brown Equipment, and attended Loretto United Christian Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Clifford & Bertha Landtroop Eells; brothers: Raymond Lee Eells, Gary Eells, Kent Turner, Stormy Turner, Mack Turner, and Jerry Fisher; sister: Kathy Turner.
Survivors include his wife: Carolyn Wilson Ells, Loretto, TN; daughter: Trisha Ayers (Mike), Loretto, TN; two grandchildren: Sarah Perkins (Dewayne) and Josh Ayers (Ashley) of Loretto, TN; three great-grandchildren: Bentley, Alayna and Jaycee; best friend: Paulie Buttrum; three brothers: James Turner (Patty), Hershal Turner (Donna), and Bill Turner (Benita), all of Loretto, TN; six sisters: Carolyn Eells Smith, Sheila Martin (Michael), Frances Mullens (Tim), and Martha Crosby (Ray), all of Lawrenceburg, TN, and Elizabeth Brewer and Linda Hill (Joel) of Loretto, TN.
Funeral services for E.H. Ells were held at Loretto Memorial Chapel at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2019 with Mike Ayers and Kent Fisher officiating. Burial followed at Landtroop Cemetery. Loretto Memorial Chapel was in charge of all arrangements.