Kathleen Ellis, 79, of Frostproof passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013, at The Oaks in Avon Park.
She came from North Carolina to Frostproof in 1949, graduated from Frostproof in 1951.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years Billy Ellis; son, Ronald Ellis.
Funeral service is at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at the Marion Nelson Funeral Home with the Rev. Buzzy Elder officiating.
Interment will be held at the Silver Hill Cemetery.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until service time.
Marion Nelson Funeral Home of Frostproof is handling arrangements.