This is the unedited research and genealogical collection of Geneva Suggs Swain donated by Carroll Ray Ellis.

Mrs. Lela Baker Ellis

Oct. 14, 1974
Services for Mrs. Lela Ba­ker Ellis, formerly of Dick­son, of Dearborn, Michigan, were held Wednesday, October 2, in the chapel of McFarland Foss Funeral Home. Burial was in Cadillac Memorial Gar­dens in Dearborn. Reverend Edward Coley officiated.

<>Mrs. Ellis, who was the daughter of the late John Logan and Ina Mae Burns Baker, died Monday, September 30 after an extended illness. She moved to Michigan forty-five years ago. She was a member of the  United Methodist Church.

<>Her survivors include her husband, A. H. Ellis; one dau­ghter, Mrs. Tyrus, (Virginia),.Collinsworth of Garden City, Michigan; four sisters, Miss Vera Baker of Dearborn, Mrs. Emerson (Dimple) Farrand of Dearborn; Mrs. Braxton (Teenie) Lee and Mrs. Ray (Louise) Baker, both of Dick­son; three grandchildren.

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