Born: April 29, 1929 - Deceased: November 14, 2019
Mary Sue Ellison, nee Brooks, 90 of O’Fallon, IL, born Monday, April 29, 1929, in Cooter, MO, passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019 at her residence in O’Fallon, IL.
Mary was a 1st Grade Teacher for Signal Hill Grade School, District 181, when she retired in 1984 after 34 years of teaching. She was a member of Winstanley Baptist Church in Fairview Heights, IL, a charter member of Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority, and a member with the Retired Teachers of Illinois.
She was preceded in death by her:
- Husband: Robert Ellison
- Parents: Emory and Susie, nee Patrick, Brooks
- Brother: Frank Brooks
- Geneva Bare
- Mildred Sellers
Surviving are her:
- Daughter: Rebecca Ann Stokes (Robert Piker) of Belleville, IL
- Granddaughter: Patricia L. Lyles (Dennis Lloyd) of O’Fallon, IL
- James T. (Marielle) Lyles III
- Samuel D. Lyles
- Tiffany (Trevor) Kelly
- Brayden Kelly
- Morgyn Kelly
- Trenton Piker
- Sydney Piker
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Winstanley Baptist Church in Fairview Heights, IL.
Visitation: Visitation 4:00 – 7:00 pm, Sunday, November 24, 2019, at Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, IL and on Monday, November 25, 2019, at Winstanley Baptist Church from 10:00 -11:00 am.
Funeral: Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am, Monday, November 25, 2019, at Winstanley Baptist Church, in Fairview Heights, IL, with Dr. Timothy Gibson officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.