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Vera L. Ellis 95, a resident of Okmulgee died in Okmulgee on Wednesday, January 1, 2003. She was born in Beggs, IT, on January 12, 1907 to Albert and Jeannie M. (Sunberg) Koerner. She was a Registered Nurse and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Okmulgee Her husband, Noel Ellis, a daughter Barbara Reddick, a son Robert Steven Ellis and a sister Myra Koerner preceded her in death.

Survivors include a daughter Irma Guilmette of Tampa, Florida and a sister Ida Marie Koerner of Okmulgee, five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at the Okmulgee Cemetery at 11:30 am on Saturday, January 4, 2003. Rev. Guy Langston will officiate. Services are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee.