Beatrice S. Ellis

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Beatrice Sorrell Ellis, 84, of Spotsylvania County passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 at Mary Washington Hospital.

Mrs. Ellis was the daughter of the late Milton and Eva Sorrell. She was the widow of Rev. Robert F. Ellis with whom she served in ministry for many years. Mrs. Ellis was an active member of Mine Road Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school, had served as Vacation Bible School Director and on many other committees. She was also active in the Goshen Baptist Association.

Survivors include her sisters, Marguerite Mastin (Russell) and Connie Lane; brother Milton C. Sorrell Jr. (Barbara); and numerous nieces and nephews. Although she had no children of her own she was known to many children as Aunt Bea.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 11 at Mine Road Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mine Road Baptist Church Social Hall Fund, C/O Hazel Perry Treasurer, 7711 Perry Lane, Spotsylvania, Va 22551.