Verda G. Ellett, 87, of Edwardsport, passed away at 10:25 a.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2005 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
Born Oct. 20, 1917 in Pike County, she was the daughter of Alfred A. and May (Cunningham) Howard. On Feb. 2, 1934, she married Lethel Emory Ellett.
She was a former employee of RCA in Bloomington, and was a member of Edwardsport Baptist Church.
Survivors include: one daughter, Nina and her husband Charles Burress of Bicknell; one son, Dallas and his wife Rosemary Ellett of Clarksville, Tenn.; one sister, Grace Pickett of Lyons; and three grandchildren: Steven Burress of Westphalia, Mark Ellett of Tell City and Heidi Dattilo of Clarksville, Tenn.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one son, Marshall Lee Ellett.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at McClure-Utt Funeral Home in Bicknell with Pastor John M. Moreland officiating.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday.