He was a member of Concord Baptist Church and retired from Nortel.
  • 66 years old
  • Born on May 15, 1944 .
  • Passed away on April 10, 2011 .
Lawrence Wade Ellington, 66, a resident of 3122 Old Route 75, passed away Sunday, April 10, 2011 at Granville Medical Center.
A native of Granville County, the son of the late Ewell Radford Ellington and Hettie Blanch Yarborough Ellington. He was a member of Concord Baptist Church and retired from Nortel.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Oxford by Rev. Floyd Jackson. Burial will be in South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem.
Surviving are a daughter, Loretta E. Ball (Wayne), a son, Ben W. Ellington (Tammy) both of Oxford, two sisters, Louise Delionbach of Durham, Christine Oliver of Rougemont, a brother Billy J. Ellington of Stem and three grandchildren, Kristy Ball, Brooke and Chris Ellington.
Visitation will be held from 7:00 – 8:30 Tuesday, April 12, 2011 in the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and other times at the home.


Posted by Judy Seagroves on April 13, 2011
My thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of sorrow.
Judy Washington Seagroves
Posted by Dionicia Richardson on April 13, 2011
Hi Loretta,
I am truly sorry to hear about your father’s passing. I will continue to pray for you and your family. I just wanted you to know that may God give you and your family peace that surpasses you and your families understandings. Thanks &
Posted by Carol Harp Chauvin on April 12, 2011
To the family & friends of Lawrence Ellington, you are in my thoughts & prayers. May GOD be with you in this time of sorrow & days to come! LORETTA & BEN ~ Thinking of you & praying for GOD to ease your pain & give you strength; Love You!

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