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Vantoy "Doc" Ellison

September 12, 2022


Mr. Vantoy “Doc” Ellison age 86 of Caryville passed away Monday, September 12, 2022.  He was of the Baptist Faith.  Mr. Ellison loved to hunt, ride horses, shoot guns, and was a very avid outdoorsman.  He enjoyed trading with friends, loved to talk, his truck, and always being on the road.  Mr. Ellison loved his family, especially his great-grandchildren.  Preceded in death by Son, Rick Ellison, Infant Daughter, Rebecca Ellison, Parents, Ancil and Dora Partin Ellison, Brothers, Doyle, Hoyle, and Hoyt Ellison, and Sister, Joyce Holman.


Survivors:  Wife of 64 years, Betty Ellison; Daughter, Joyce Herrin; Grandchildren, Amanda Buchanan, Cody Ellison, Shane Ellison, Kaylee Herrin, Breana Herrin, Brandan Herrin, and Brandon Wilburn; Great-Grandchildren, Jackson, Rachel, William, Karter (Denis the Menace), Asher (Rooster), Waylon, and Great-Granddaughter on the way, Emerlynn; Daughter-in-Law, Beverly Ellison; Former Son-in-Law, Jeff Herrin; Brother, Devoy Ellison; Special Friend, Roy Partin.  Several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends. 


Funeral Services Thursday, September 15, 2022, 8:00 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.  Thursday before funeral services.  Friends and family will meet Friday, September 16, 2022, 10:00 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Chadwell Cemetery for 11:00 A.M. Graveside Services and Interment.  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Vantoy Ellison. 

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September 15, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Walters Funeral Home Chapel

Funeral Service
September 15, 2022

8:00 PM
Walters Funeral Home Chapel

Graveside Service
September 16, 2022

11:00 AM
Chadwell Cemetery

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