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James Lawrence Ellis, III

James Lawrence Ellis, III, age 37, of Gulfport, MS,
passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, December 28,
2017 in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. He was born on February
10, 1980 in Lewiston, Maine. J proudly served his country
in the U.S. Marine Corps and was currently employed as
a Small Arms Weapons Specialist Instructor with
Linxx Global Solutions.

     He was preceded in death by his maternal
grandfather, Norman Marquis, paternal grandmother,
Shirley Ellis, and uncles, Daniel Marquis and Larry Ellis.  

      J is survived by his loving wife, Victoria Bishop Ellis;
one daughter, Jamison Ellis of Greene, ME; father,
James L. Ellis, Jr.; mother, Susan Marquis Conroy;
maternal grandmother, Theresa Marquis; paternal
grandfather, James L. Ellis, Sr.; aunts, Donna Bates,
Nancy Brown, Gayle Hall, and Sara Ellis; and uncles,
Ronald Marquis, Michael Marquis, and David Ellis.

     J enjoyed living life to the fullest. He was happiest
when spending time with his lovely wife
and beautiful daughter.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.,
Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Elmore Funeral Home in
Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be conducted at
2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Moorefield
Presbyterian Church, 109 S Main Street, Moorefield, WV,
with Pastor James Yao officiating. Burial will follow at
Olivet Cemetery with Military Honors. In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations may be made in memory of J Ellis to
The Travis Mills Organization or The Semper Fi Fund.

Arrangements are under the direction of Elmore Funeral
Home, Moorefield, WV.