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1951 Gene 2023

Robert Eugene Ellis

September 2, 1951 — August 31, 2023

A Memorial Service for Gene will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 11:00 AM at the Lawrenceville Baptist Church.


Gene is survived by his wife of 49 years, Barbara Stronge Ellis. 


Gene and Barb raised 3 children and were blessed with 8 grandchildren. 


Their oldest son, Jonathan and his wife Shilo, are the parents of 2 of Gene’s grandchildren Caylen and Colin.  His daughter Carrie, with her husband Brian, have 4 daughters, Ella, Caroline, Juliet and Brooke.  Gene’s youngest son Peter has 2 daughters, Haley and Mya.


Gene was a 1969 Brunswick High School graduate.  He went to Bluefield College and

Carson-Newman University and attended Graduate School at Marshall University.


Gene’s Memorial Service will be a celebration of life for family and friends.


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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, October 21, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Lawrenceville Baptist Church

304 S Hicks St, Lawrenceville, VA 23868

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