Ellis Chisum
By Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home
Jan 2, 2018
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Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Ellis Mack Chisum, 65, of Bonham, Texas will be at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Everett Baptist Church in Hooks, Texas. Visitation will start at 12:30 p.m. and go until the time of service. Bro Chris will officiate. Interment will follow at Everett Cemetery. Mr. Chisum passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at his home in Bonham, Texas.

Ellis Mack Chisum was born on May 6, 1952 in New Boston, Texas to Hyrm Lewis and Annie Jane (Haggard) Chisum. He married Bobbie Ruth (McDonald) Chisum on April 12, 1971 in Hooks, Texas. He served honorably in the United States Army from 1971 to 1979. He worked at the Bonham VA as a nurse’s aide and is of the Baptist faith.

Left to cherish his memories are wife, Bobbie Ruth Chisum of Bonham, TX; daughters, Annie Jane Chisum of Bonham, TX and Samantha Stephens of Bonham, TX; son Johnny Mack Chisum of GA; grandchildren, Julie Harrison, Angela Shields, Cory Stephens, James Shields, Aryona Shields, Katie Burr, and Tyler Burr; 2 great grandchildren; sisters, Shirley Franchiseur, Barbara Franchiseur, Linda Taylor, Geraldine Britton, and Virginia Hooks.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and siblings, Clara Francis, Pauline Roach, Willie Chisum, Leslie Chisum, and Ruby Holcomb.

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