Mr. Mark Ellis, 51, of Dalton, passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn.
Mark was a 1984 graduate of Dalton High School and a graduate of the University of Georgia. He was a member of ChristChurch Presbyterian and was also a big influence in many medical communities.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, J.L. and Maude Tatum, and John and Mary Eddie Ellis.
Mark is survived by his loving wife, Ryann Ellis and children, Marlee Ellis, Claire Ellis and Counsel Payne, all of Dalton; mother, Janice Tatum Ellis of Dalton; father, Larry Ellis of Apison, Tenn.; mother-in-law, Linda Ray Center of Gulf Shores, Ala., and formerly of Dalton; grandmother-in-law, Claire Ray of Dalton; and many special friends.
Services are on Saturday at 3 p.m. from ChristChurch Presbyterian with the Rev. Larry Flanagan and the Rev. Phillip Cannon officiating.
Burial will be in West Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Love Funeral Home today from 5 to 8 p.m and on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Flowers will be accepted or the family requests that memorials may be made to The Mark Ellis Memorial Fund, c/o Community Foundation of Northwest Georgia, P.O. Box 942, Dalton, GA 30722-0942.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com.
Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton, is in charge of arrangements.
Published on July 6, 2017