Roosevelt Ellis Jr.

Roosevelt Ellis Jr.

To the Ellis Family and Friends,

            In the time of your loss, Carnes Funeral Home would like to extend our deepest condolences. It's our honor to serve your family...

As a reminder,

Roosevelt "Bigboy" Ellis, Jr, passed  away on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center at the age of 72.  Roosevelt was born on March 3, 1944. 

He is preceded in death by his parents, Roosevelt Ellis, Sr. and Pastor Rosetta Ellis; brothers, Arnold Ellis, Sr., Ralph Ellis and Jimmy Ellis; sister, Debbie Ellis Swindell. 
He is survived by his loving wife, Diana Ellis, sons; Roosevelt Ellis, III, Corey Ellis (Daisha) and grandchildren, Tyronique Gay (Jeremiah) and Tyrone Clark, II, brothers; Robert Ellis (Cassie), Curtis Ellis (Joyce), sisters; Marsha Randle (Aubrey), Darlene DeLaney (Paul), Lucinda Marshall (Henry); sister-in-law, Dorothy Ellis, and a host of nieces, nephews, family members and friends. 
Visitation will begin at 10AM followed by a Homegoing Celebration at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, at Greater Bell Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Texas City, Texas. Burial will follow at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock, Texas.