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Helen Irene Rogers Ellis

Helen Rogers Ellis,90, passed away on August 17, 2014. She was a faithful member of St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Raleigh. Helen proudly served as Sunday school teacher in the church for more than thirty years and her love of God was profound in her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents, David J. Rogers and Wrenner P. Rogers; her loving husband, Leslie Ellis, daughter, Brenda C. Stolzenberg, sisters; Lois Mae R. Howell and Myra R. Jackson. She is survived by her son, Leslie R. Ellis and wife, Carolyn, grandchildren; Michelle S. Garrison, Charlene S. Ennemoser and husband, Ray, Margery Irene Ellis, and Leslie O. Ellis, two great-grandchildren; Gabrielle L. Garrison and Jacob H. Ennemoser, several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 20,2014 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 1701 E. Millbrook Rd., Raleigh. the family will receive friends from 12 p.m. until 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park, 7501 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in her memory to Duke-Raleigh Hospice. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.brownw