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Opal Lee Ellison

May 26, 2018

Opal Lee Ellison age 90 of Tazewell, TN was born July 28, 1927 and passed away              May 26, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side.

Opal was a member of the Blairs Creek Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her:

Husband of 56 years:   Walcy Ellison

Parents:  Jake and Caroline Cupp

Daughter:  Charlotte Cobb

Brothers:  Carson Cupp, Dewey Cupp and Aaron Cupp

Sisters:  Cleva Hurst and Mary Day

Daughter-in-law:  Lana Ellison

She is survived by her:

Son:  Clarence Ellison

Daughter:  Brenda Galkiewicz

Grandchildren:  Miranda Gill, Terry Ellison, Adam Galkiewicz, and Jeananne Romines

Great Grandchildren:  Bayley Gill, Aiden Galkiewicz, Ben Baker, Clay Baker, Isaac Baker and Gideon Baker

Brother:  Howard and wife Barbara Cupp

Sisters:  Betty and husband Vernon Carmon

              Eva and husband Void Hansard

Several nieces and nephews and a host of many other relatives and friends. 

The family will receive friends Tuesday May 29, 2018 from 5PM till 7PM with funeral services to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with                    the Rev. Jack Day and the Rev. John Lewis officiating.  Music will be provided by the Cupp Family.

Graveside services will be conducted 10AM  Wednesday, May 30, 2018 in the Cave Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers:  Nephews

Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family. 

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