|Charles D. Ellis, 77, of Spencer, West Virginia died June 11, 2018 at the Hubbard Hospice House in Charleston, West Virginia.|
He was born January 6, 1941 in Linden, West Virginia a son of the late Delmer Lee and Dorma Young Ellis. He was a retired maintenance supervisor from Armicell in Spencer with over 46 years of service and also started Ellis Machine Work.
Charles could fabricate and fix everything. He was a member of the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Newton, West Virginia where he served as a deacon, he enjoyed hunting and fishing and spoiling his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Irene Waggoner Ellis; two daughters, Cheryl Ellis and Teresa (Buddy) Armstead, both of Spencer; one brother, Denver Lee Ellis of Cumming, Georgia; three grandchildren, Trey (Sarah) Armstead of Spencer, Brittany (Jesse) Lipscomb of Elkview, West Virginia, and Zach Armstead, also of Spencer; and three
great-grandchildren, Kadence Armstead, and Zia and Quinn Lipscomb.
Service will be 1:00 pm Friday, June 15, 2018 at the TAYLOR-VANDALE FUNERAL HOME, Spencer, with Rev. Roy Huffman officiating assisted by Charles's brother, Denver. Burial will be in the Clover Cemetery near Spencer. Visiting hours are from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday at the funeral home.