Grover Dale Ellis, 86 of Holly Ridge, passed away Monday morning at Lower Cape Fear Hospice of Wilmington.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, 10/13/17 at Coastal Carolina State Veteran’s Cemetery in Jacksonville at 12:00 PM with his grandson John Wayne Porter officiating.
Grover is survived by his wife Darlene Ellis of the home, sons Grover Ellis Jr. and wife Lila of Sanford, NC and David Lee Ellis of Holly Ridge, daughters Kathy Porter of Nakina, NC and Elaine Ellis of Holly Ridge, NC, 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents Grover Cleveland and Pearl Key Ellis, sister Roxie, great grandson Brendon Parker, and his first wife Mary Ellen.
A visitation will be held at Jones Funeral Home of Holly Ridge on Thursday evening from 6PM – 8PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington NC 28401, 910-796-7900.
Arrangements by Jones Funeral Home of Holly Ridge