Phyllis  Ellis
Phyllis Ellis, age 85, of Dalton, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Ellis; her parents, John and Cecile Reattoir and a grandchild, Casey Coker.
She was a member of Varnell United Methodist Church, served at meals of wheels and spent much of her life raising her family.
She is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law: Cyndie Coker of Cohutta, Denise (Harold) Caldwell of Varnell, Amy (Bobby) Hughes of Cohutta and Felicia (Joe) Elkins of Bolivia, NC., three sons and daughters-in-law: Gary (Janet) Ellis of Madera, CA., Stephen (Carole) Ellis of Joplin, MO., and James (Becky) Ellis of Cohutta, GA., one sister, Sandra Reattoir of Dalton, nineteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Varnell United Methodist Church with Rev. Chris Branscomb and David Gallegly officiating.
Burial will be in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from 11:00 am until the service hour at 1:00 pm.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Varnell United Methodist Church or to Meals on Wheels.
You may leave the family a message at
Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call 706-259-7455.
Published on January 11, 2020


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Joe & Ann Sheppard
Jan 11, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family for the loss of your love one. May the strength of your faith bring comfort and peace during this time of sadness.