Edward Earl Ellis, age 74 of New Castle, passed away on Wednesday, November 16, 2022.  Son of the late Earl and Mildred (Payton) Ellis, he retired from the Kentucky Highway Department after many years of service and was the former caretaker of the New Castle Cemetery. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and drinking coffee, but most of all, he lived for the time spent with his family and friends.  In addition to his parents, Edward Earl was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce Brown, and brothers, Ronald and David Ellis.



Survived by:

Wife:              Rosa Jane Ellis of New Castle


Sons:               Curtis Ellis of Pikeville

                        Michael Ellis (Christina) of New Castle


Brother:           Bobby Ellis (Billie) of Pleasureville


Grandchildren: Noah Warren Ellis and Hailey Collier


Funeral Service: 1 PM Monday, November 21, 2022 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Robert Jesse Fields.


Pallbearers: Jeremy Ellis, Robbie Brown, Fredrick Lee Smith, Joe Mobley, David Woodrum II, & Bryan Patterson


Honorary Pallbearers:  Noah Warren Ellis & Bobby Ellis


Burial:   New Castle Cemetery


Memorial contributions may be made to Prewitt Funeral Home towards funeral expenses.


Visitation: 9 AM until the time of service on Monday, November 21, 2022 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.

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