Ellis Edgar Ellebracht at the age of 84 passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2019, in Kerrville.

He was born January 8, 1935, in Fredericksburg, Texas, to Edgar and Olivia Kneese Ellebracht. Ellis was raised in Harper and then moved to Kerrville, where he married the love of his life, Lorene Wright, in 1981. He served in the U.S. Army and then went on to Central Freight for more than 30 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Edgar and James.

Ellis is survived by his wife, Lorene; seven children, David and wife Anny, Virginia and husband Bob, Casie, Buddy, Duval, Judy and Tammy; grandson he raised, Clyde; sister, Evonne Benner; 21 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and many other family members and friends who love him and miss him.

Private family services at a later date.

Condolences may be sent to www.wrightsfuneralparlor.net by selecting the Send Condolences link.

Arrangements are entrusted to Wright’s Funeral Parlor of Kerrville.