Billie Donald Ellison

Published 4:12 pm Monday, January 3, 2011

Billie Donald Ellison, 81, of Calera, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at his residence.

Mr. Ellison was preceded in death by his wife, Marie Ellison; son, Ricky Ellison; and several brothers and sisters.  He is survived by three sons, Randy, Bobby and Ricky Gentry; daughter, Jayne Collum; daughter-in-law, Betty Chesteen; two sisters, Katherine Brasher, Alice Sowers; nine grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.

Visitation was held Sunday, Jan. 2 at Rockco Funeral Home in Montevallo from 6-8 p.m. Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at the funeral home beginning at noon with Alan Broadhead officiating. Burial followed in Old Rock Springs Cemetery in Calera.

Rockco Funeral Home of Montevallo directing (