Andrew West Ellingwood
Augusta, GA – Mr. Andrew West Ellingwood (Andy), 51, entered into the presence of Jesus on December 12, 2012.
Memorial services will be held Monday, December 17, 2012, at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, with Reverend Roger Bennett officiating. A private inurnment will be held at Habersham United Methodist Church Cemetery, Perkins, GA.
The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home.
Andy, son of the late Lucille Bargeron Walthall and Foster Ellingwood, Jr. was born in Beaufort, SC, but had lived in Augusta since 1965. He had a very humble spirit, a grateful heart, and a wonderful sense of humor. He loved music, particularly the Beatles and Elvis. His front porch karaoke singing won’t be forgotten by the neighbors.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, William H. Best.
He is survived by his sister, Marie Smith and her husband, Toxey, of Evans; his aunt, Josie Eloise Phillips, of McCormick, SC; his nephew, Rusty Smith, of Evans; his nieces, Laura Spies, of Atlanta, Kelly Hilfiker, of North Augusta, SC, and Angela Ruppert, of Bluffton, SC; eight great nieces and nephews; and numerous cousins. He was particularly close to his cousin, Gloria Bargeron, of Millen, GA.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Overcomers Outreach Center, 3850 Washington Rd, La Petite Plaza (3B), Martinez, GA 30907
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill RD, Augusta, GA 30906.