54 year old Dennis “Porky” Ellis of Smithville passed away Friday, February 26, 2016 at Vanderbilt Hospital.
He was born December 30, 1961 to Freddie Ellis & Catherine Summers Ellis. He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Lynn Newby; a brother, Steven Ellis; paternal grand parents, Charles & Lola Hawker Ellis; maternal grand parents, Jack & Lennie Reeder Summers.
He is survived by his mother, Catherine Newby of Smithville & father, Freddie Ellis of Mt. Juliet. Daughter, Natosha & husband David Miller of Liberty. 2 grand children, Autumn Reinhart & Steven Miller both of Liberty. 2 brothers, Shannon Newby of Smithville & Joseph Ellis of Mt. Juliet.
Dennis’s wishes were that he be cremated. A visitation with the family will be held on Monday, February 29, 2016 from 11am-8pm at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. There are no funeral services planned.
The family asks that there be no flowers given. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the charity of your choice in memory of Dennis.
Love - Cantrell Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.