Biography of

Ellen Beard






Nellie Beard Kellison, age 95, died March 16, 2002, at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Kellison had been a resident of Pocahontas Center for a number of years. She was a Methodist. She was born May 18, 1906, at Hillsboro, the daughter of the late George W. and Grace McCarty Beard.  Preceding her in death were her husband, Luther Kellison, and one brother, James E. Beard. Mrs. Kellison is survived by several cousins, including Bill McCarty, of Buckeye, and Nancy McCarty Sayers, of Lewisburg.  Graveside funeral services and burial were Sunday at Ruckman Cemetery at Marvin Chapel by the Rev. Phyllis Cox.