Yanceyville, NC - Alice Barts Ellis 68, of 1086 Main Street formerly of US Highway 158 West died Monday, January 22, 2007 at Danville Regional Medical Center following a period of declining health. She was born in Caswell County to the late Robert L. and Myrtle Mise Barts. Educated in Caswell County Schools, she attended Community Baptist Church and worked for several years at Hanover Mills.
Funeral services are Wednesday at 1:00 pm at Harrelson Funeral Service Chapel, conducted by Reverend Mark Smith and nephew Robert L. Oliver. Interment will be in Yanceyville United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Survivors are daughters Sandra E. Kirby and husband Robert of Prospect Hill, Teresa E. Coley and husband Michael of Yanceyville, sons, Shane Ellis and wife Delma of Yanceyville, and Lloyd Ellis and wife Denise of Prospect Hill. She is also survived by two sisters, Hazel Oliver of Oxford and Shirley Murray of Concord, one brother Robert (Butch) Barts of Yanceyville, grandchildren Shane, Casey, Sydney and Raegan Ellis, Hunter and Taylor Kirby and Trapper and Emaleigh Coley.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Bruce C. Ellis, January 21,2002 and a brother Ronald Lee Barts.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7:00 until 8:30 pm at the funeral home and at other times at the residence of Shane and Delma Ellis, 205 Womack Boulevard, Yanceyville.
Memorials may be made to Alamance-Caswell Hospice, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.Source: The Caswell Messenger, 24 January 2007