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Ellis Cameron Jr.

July 9, 2021 at 12:00 a.m.
Ellis Cameron Jr.

Ellis Cameron Jr. was the second oldest son of nine children, born on January 05, 1933, in Dumas City, AR., to Daisy (Hanson) Cameron Andrews and Ellis Cameron Sr. and raised by loving Dad Milton Andrews.

Ellis accepted Jesus Christ at an early age and was baptized at Forest Grove Baptist Church in Dumas City, AR. Ellis graduated from Washington High School in 1952 and shortly afterwards relocated to Los Angeles, CA., where he resided for many year. While in Los Angeles, Ellis was employed at Northrop Grumman. He later accepted a position with Boeing Aircraft in Seattle, WA., where he remained until retiring from a successful, rewarding career. Ensuing retirement, Ellis returned home to El Dorado, AR to live.

Ellis loved children and enjoyed sharing treats with them as well as doing what he could to help those in need. As a committed citizen with a sincere concern for the community, Ellis aspired to become Mayor of El Dorado. Ellis looked forward to attending the El Dorado Days traveling to the various locations before his health began to fail. We are grateful to God for Ellis as a brother, father, grandfather, great grandfather, Uncle, Cousin, and friend.

On Friday evening, May 14, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. Ellis transitioned from this earthly life. He is preceded in death by his daughter Debra Williams: mother, Daisy Andrews, fathers Ellis Cameron Sr., and Milton Andrews sisters Trudy Cassady and Mattie King. brothers Floyd Cameron and Decomer Cameron, sister-in-law Alma Cameron, Marion Cameron and many other beloved relatives.

He leaves to cherish his memory daughters Marguerite King, Sincerae Stanford, Sunita Ballard, Angela Cameron, Sharon Cameron “Lollie”,: son Ellis Cameron III (Yanya), brothers George Cameron James Andrews (Jane), and Larry Andrews (Elaine) sister Helen Bonner, Melba Norman, Shirley Andrews Jones (Earl), beloved grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephew, cousins, and friends.

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