Ellen Willhite


Ellen Glorine Willhite, 92, of Commiskey, died at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 26, 2016, at her residence.

Survivors include her sons, Ernest Richard (Royse) Willhite, Robert Russell “Bob” (Evelyn) Willhite and Cleo Eugene (Yvonne) Willhite; daughters, Wilma Glorine (Louis) Gearries, Bridget Elizabeth (Tony) Ray and Bertha Leota (David) Engle; brothers, Robert V. Hundley and Royce Hundley; 12 grandchildren; 28 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Oliver Willhite.

Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at United Christian Church in Paris Crossing. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon and from 10 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the church. Burial will be at Vernon Cemetery.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to United Christian Church or Hayden Chapter Order of the Eastern Star.