William Ellett
Tuesday
4
December

Visitation at Funeral Home

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home
314 E 2nd St.
Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
Wednesday
5
December

Visitation at Main Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Friendship Baptist Church
309 Clark Road
Tutwiler, Mississippi, United States
Wednesday
5
December

Funeral Service

2:00 pm
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Friendship Baptist Church
309 Clark Road
Tutwiler, Mississippi, United States

Final Resting Place

Woodlawn Cemetery
Petty Chapel's Rd
Sumner, Mississippi, United States

Obituary of William Ellett

William Richard "Bud" Ellett, Jr.

Tutwiler, MS

William Richard "Bud" Ellett, Jr., 71, a farmer, died December 2, 2018 at his home. Visitation is Tuesday December 4, 2018, 5:00 - 7:00 P.M. at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral services are 2:00 P.M. Wednesday December 5, 2018 with visitation 1:00 – 2:00 P.M. at Friendship Baptist Church in Tutwiler, MS with burial in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Sumner, MS. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.

Bud was an avid hunter and fisherman.

Survivors include daughter Stephanie Melton (Billy) of Crowder, MS; sisters Shirley Burks of Bruce, MS and Virginia Blankenship of Monroe, LA; grandchildren William Nicholas "Scooter" Ellett, Will Melton, Luke Melton and Hailey Melton and great-grandchildren Garrett and Adelyn Ellett.

He was preceded in death by his wife Dorinda Avent Ellett; parents William R. "Bill" Ellett, Sr. and Colie Thompson Ellett; daughter Bonnie Ellett; sister Barbara Ann Johnson; brother John Lynn "Bo" Ellett and granddaughter Kayla Ballard.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Friendship Baptist Church, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or LeBonheur.

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