Funeral services for LaDonna Ellis, 73, of Rusk, will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 14, at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Clifford Lassiter officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Maydelle, Texas.
She passed away with family present on October 11, 2020. She was born August 27, 1947 in Hugo, Oklahoma to the late Lloyd and Wanell Walker. She retired from the State of Texas as a Corrections Officer. She loved to work outdoors and took great pride in her flowers.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Gerald Glen Ellis, and her son, Gerald Glen Ellis, Jr.
She is survived by her siblings, Brenda Southerland and husband Merle of Amarillo; Bo Walker and wife Suezette, Plainview; Gary Walker and wife Pam of Amarillo; Jimmy Walker and wife Celine of Amarillo; Cliff Walker and girlfriend Theresa of Tulia; Shannon Ackley and husband James of Amarillo; a special niece Darla Lemaster and husband Todd of Amarillo; several nieces and nephews, as well as great-nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 13, at the funeral home.
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