Connie Sue Ellison

Connie Sue Ellison, 57, of Parkersburg, W.Va. died Thursday Oct. 31, 2013, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Parkersburg, a daughter of Joann Virginia (Miller) DeVore of Parkersburg and the late James C. DeVore.

She graduated from Parkersburg South High School where she was a cheerleader and member of the band. She worked many years as an LPN and a caregiver. She loved gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

In addition to her mother she is survived by her husband Charles S. Ellison; three children Jesse D. Ellison (Kenna) of Williamstown, Kimberly J. Crites (Anthony) of Mineral Wells, W.Va., and Scott M. Ellison (Melissa) of Williamstown; seven grandchildren Nicholas, Charlie, Taylor, William, Allison, Bailey, and Skyler; five brothers; a sister; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be Monday 1 p.m. at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery South. Visitation will be Sunday 2-5 p.m.

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