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Johnny Gilbert Ellis

May 23, 1971 ~ September 29, 2021 (age 50)

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Johnny Gilbert Ellis, 50 of Wharncliffe, departed this life Wednesday, September 29, 2021 from his residence.

Born on May 23, 1971 at Man, he was the son of Kathleen (Wolford) and Jerry Lee “Red” Ellis, Sr.

Johnny is preceded in death by his sister: Wanda Sue Hurley; maternal grandparents: Johnny Gilbert and Sarah Colangelo; paternal grandparents: Henry and Lona Ellis; uncles: Michael Joe and Hugh Colangelo; niece: Robin Nicole Stanley; nephew: Carl Henry Wolford.

Johnny enjoyed hunting, fishing, and riding 4-wheelers.  He was of the Pentecostal Faith.

Those left to love and cherish his memory and to mourn his loss are his mother and father: Kathleen and Jerry “Red” Ellis, Sr. of Wharncliffe; brothers: Kevin Wayne Ellis, Jerry Lee (Carol) Elis, Jr., Gregory Daniels; sister: Carolyn Daniels.  He also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, and other dear relatives and friends.

Friends may gather with the family Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 6:00 till 9:00 pm at the Mounts Funeral Home Chapel, where funeral services will commence on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 1:00 pm with Rev. Rick Endicott officiating.  Burial will follow in the Colangelo Cemetery at Wharncliffe, WV.

Johnny will be carried to his resting place by his family and friends.

He may be gone from our sight, but never from our hearts.

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October 3, 2021

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Mounts Funeral Home Chapel
Mounts Funeral Home, 253 4th Av.
Gilbert, WV 25621

Funeral Service
October 4, 2021

1:00 PM
Mounts Funeral Home Chapel
Mounts Funeral Home, 253 4th Av.
Gilbert, WV 25621

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