June 18, 1940 – January 22, 2020
Rosa Nell Corbin Ellenburg, 79, of Easley, widow of the late Bobby Earl Ellenburg, passed away on Wednesday January 22, 2020, at Manna Health and Rehabilitation of Pickens. Born on June 18, 1940, in Pickens County, she was the daughter of the late Wilborn and Bessie Galbreath Corbin. Rosa was of the Baptist faith and she enjoyed knitting, listening to country music and having fun. She was the business owner of 30 years to the Bantam Chef Restaurant on Fleetwood Drive in Easley.
She is survived by one daughter, Rhonda Swafford (Gene); two sisters, Pearline Stegall and Frances Wyatt; four grandchildren, Kenny Wilson (Charlene), BJ Alexander (Shawn), Candi Rabon (Jessy) and Tiffany Swafford and eight great-grandchildren, Madison, Alyssa, Brayden, Noah, Brysin, Preston, Kynleigh and Kason. Rosa was preceded in death by one daughter, Jeanette Renee Ellenburg and many siblings.
The family will receive friends on Sunday January 26, 2020, from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Dillard Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow in the Dillard Funeral Home Chapel at 3 p.m. with the Reverend Stewart Hendricks officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park.
The family will be at the home of the grandson, Kenny Wilson.
- Brandon Bell, Active
- Danny Cox, Active
- Derrick Holden, Active
- Kelly Jones, Active
- Jon Merck, Active
- Ken Ross, Active
- Visitation Sunday, January 26, 2020
- Funeral Service Sunday, January 26, 2020
January 24, 2020
My prayers go out to Aunt Rose's family during this time of mourning. She is in a much better place and in no pain any longer.
January 22, 2020
Dont know where to begin!! Rosa was like my family!! I worked with her at the Bantam Chief. I rememberwhen me and Rosa were working on a Saturday when this thug tried to rob us. I got on the floor in front of ice machine and said Rosa get up get to back we getting robbed. She just looked at me!! I said Rosa get up and get to back. She finally got up and realized I wasnt playing!! So many memories!! I will miss her soo!!! Love you Rosa!!!