Daniel "Dan" C. Ellis

Services will be held at 11:30 AM Friday, September 24, 2021 at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home for Mr. Daniel "Dan" C. Ellis, 59, of the Sunrise Community.

He died Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at his home.

Interment will be in Sunrise Baptist Church Cemetery.

Dan was born in Hattiesburg, MS on October 17, 1961. He graduated from Petal High School and served in the United States Army. He retired from Georgia Pacific after more than 20 years.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Helen Ellis; his father, Robert B. "RB" Ellis, and his brother, Robert Michael "Mike" Ellis.

He is survived by his wife, Amanda "Mandy" Ellis of the Sunrise Community; three sons, Clinton Daniel "Clint" Ellis (Leslie) of Hopkinsville, KY, Andrew Preston "Drew" Ellis (Nikki) of Purvis, MS, and Taylor Jay Cooper of Jacksonville, NC; three daughters, Debra Anne Hill (Kody) of Petal, MS, Maggie Rachel Cooper of Laurel, MS, and Brandy Michelle Jarrell of Haleyville, AL; one sister, Pamela Ellis Love of the Sunrise Community; one brother, Richard C. Ellis (Karen) of Columbia, MS and five grandchildren, Conner Slade Ellis, Spencer Daniel Ellis, Griffin Abbott Ellis, Kolten Ellis Hill, and Benjamin Scout Ellis.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Eyes of Grace Ministries in memory of Dan; www.eyesofgraceministries.org and click Dan Ellis Memorial Fund to give, or Eyes Of Grace Ministries, 46 Chateau Drive, Petal, MS 39465.

Visitation will begin at 9:30 AM Friday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.