Thursday, January 10, 2008
Molly Ellis 1947
FORMER TEACHER PASSES AT HOME HERE
Miss Molly Elizabeth Ellis, age 39, died at her home on Grove Street, Wednesday of last week following an illness of several months.
Funeral services were held at the home on Saturday at 2 p. m., and were conducted by Rev. J. W. Townsend, pastor of First Methodist Church and Rev. Ralph C. Jones of Salisbury, District Superintendent, and a former pastor here. Interment was in the First Methodist Cemetery.
Miss Ellis was a member of the Delmar Delaware High School faculty where she taught Latin and French. She was a graduate of the school and also of the University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware.
A daughter of Arthur W., and Lulu Stephens Ellis, she had resided in Delmar all her life, and leaves a wide circle of friends, who with her family, mourn her passing. Her death came at 6:45 p.m. Jan 1, 1947.
Surviving are her parents and the following uncles and aunts; S J Ellis, Harry H. Ellis, G. Wm Stephens, Ira W. Stephens, Mrs. Dallas G. Elliott and Mrs. J. Walter Griffin.