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In Loving Memory of Deacon Melvin Abraham Steven Ellis

Deacon Melvin Abraham Steven Ellis

August 25, 1944 – March 22, 2024

Melvin was born in Detroit, Michigan to Rev. Charles Ellis Sr. and Clair Ellis. Melvin was the youngest of seven children. He is survived by his Loving wife of 54 years Teresa (TC) Ellis and two sons, Melvin S. Ellis Jr. and Marc Anthony Ellis and Grandson Marc Anthony Ellis Jr. He moved his family to Seattle, Washington in 1994.

Wherever there was singing Melvin was in the midst. Deacon Ellis was a Servant of God, always ready and willing to be used for Gods Glory!

Memorial services to be April 9, 2024 @ 10 AM at Columbia Funeral Home

4567 Rainier Ave So, Seattle, WA 98118

Internment immediately following service at Tahoma National Cemetery

Repass will be at the Royal Esquire Club

5016 Rainier Ave. S., 3 – 7 pm



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