Born 4-15-1916 -- Died 10-7-2005
Vick Ellison, 89, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., son of the late Clarence and Florence Phillips Ellison was born April 15, 1916, in Fulton County, Ark. He died Oct. 7, 2005 at Salem, Ark.
He was united in marriage to Thelma Rose Wilkening.
He spent his working years as a husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather and a life-long farmer.
He was a member of the Moko Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma Ellison of Mammoth Spring; two sons, Herman Ellison and wife, Rosie, of Eldorado Springs, Mo., and Truman Dale Ellison and wife, Beverly, of Eldorado Springs, Mo.; a daughter, Bonnie Mitchell and husband, Richard, of Koshkonong, Mo.; two brothers, Bud Ellison of Mammoth Spring; and Jack Ellison of Mammoth Spring; grandchildren, Ricky Ellison, Victor Ellison, Misty Ellison, Pete Mitchell, Lora Lee Buckner, Joey "Shorty Mitchell and Shawn Sanders; 13 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; special nieces and nephews, Anita Branstetter, and Randall and Laverne Ellison; several other nieces and nephews; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Graveside funeral services and burial were held Oct. 11 at the Sturgeon Cemetery at Mammoth Spring with arrangements under the direction of the Barker Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.