Robert Eugene Ellis

15 April, 193816 May, 2021

Mr. Robert Eugene (Bobby) Ellis, also known to his grandchildren as peepaw, passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at North Alabama Medical Center after a short and unexpected illness. He was a loving Husband, Father and Grandfather who will be missed tremendously.

He is preceded in death by his Father and Mother, Thomas Ellis and Clara Laney Hale; Two brothers, Thomas Edward (Tommy) Ellis and James Leo (Jimmy) Ellis.

He is survived by his Wife of 46 years, Joyce Ellis; one stepson, James (Roda) Bunt; two stepdaughters, Pam (Darrell) Shirley and Shelia (David) Davis; one sister, Mary Evelyn Ellis (Delton) Alley; Five Grandchildren, Bobby Joe Bunt, Sherri (Stephen) Leckie, Adam Davis, Crystal (Kieth) Jolly, Alicia (Cody) Sensat; 5 Great Grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at the Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The Funeral Service will be held at the Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. with Brother Kyle Connor officiating.

Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery.


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, 18 May , 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, 19 May , 2021


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Glenn Warner

20 May 2021

I remember as a very young man Bobby seemed to have a "twinkle" in his eye. Time passes quickly. Mary, sorry for the loss of your brother.
Glenn Warner

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