Alvin Ellis

Alvin Allen Ellis, 88, died Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at his daughter’s residence.

He was a native of DeQuincy and had been a resident of Sulphur for the last 60 years. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a member of Houston River Baptist Church and V.F.W. Post #8107.

Survivors include his children, Roger Ellis of Moss Bluff, Beth Hoffpauir and husband Ronnie of Sulphur, and Vickie Steiner of Sulphur; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie LeDoux Ellis.

His funeral was held Thursday, July 11, at Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. Rev. Lonnie Gothrup officiated. Burial was in Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery in Lake Charles.