MARY ELLINGTON, age 76, of Emelle, Alabama, passed August 16, 2012 at her residence. Service of remembrance will be held Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 1:00 p. m. from Sunny Mt. Giles Baptist Church, Scooba, Mississippi. Interment follows in Sunny Mt. Giles Cemetery. Rev. Hosey Campbell, pastor is to deliver the eulogy. Mrs. Ellington will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time. Visitation is scheduled for Monday evening, (Aug. 20th) from 3-6:00 p.m. in the Weatherly Chapel. The funeral cortege will leave from the Ellington residence at 12:40 pm Tuesday afternoon.
Those left to cherish precious memories and to celebrate her life are: four children- Rebecca (Mose) Hunt and Elijah (Joyce) Ellington of Scooba, Ms., Clara (Jimmy) Elliott, Gautier, Ms., and Adell (Joe) Walker, Emelle, Alabama; one son, James, Jr., preceded her in death. She is further survived by one brother, Johnny B. (Barbara) Campbell and one sister, Everlean Cunningham, both of Los Angeles, Calif; eleven (11) grandchildren; fourteen (14) great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends who loved her dearly.
She is also preceded in death by her parents, Elijah and Lodell Campbell and her husband, James Ellington, Sr.
To the Ellington Family, we at Weatherly Funeral Home offer to each of you our most sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Our prayer is that your abiding faith in God will continue to comfort, strengthen and sustain you during your time of bereavement.
WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME, York, Alabama, under the direction of Jacqueline Studdard Weatherly, entrusted with all funeral and burial service details.