Kyle Wayne Ellis, age 30, of Vergennes, passed away as a result of a vehicle accident, at 6:30 A.M. Friday, May 17, 2019, at the 41st mile marker of the east bound lane of Interstate 24, near Kuttawa, Kentucky.
Kyle was born on October 26, 1988, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Donald Wayne Ellis and Tammy (Doty) Williams.
He was a fantastic race car driver.
Music was his passion, and he played the piano. He loved playing gospel music. He loved his dog, Lucky.
He is survived by his fiancee Michael Herring,
His father and step mother Donald and Sherry Ellis of Vergennes;
His mother and step father Tammy and Richard Williams of Karnak;
His paternal grandparents Millard and Cheryl Ellis of Vergennes; and maternal grandmother Brenda Doty of Karnak;
one sister Nicki Meadows (Patrick Starling) of DuQuoin:
half brother Trevor Williams of Dongola;
half sister Samantha Williams of Karnak, step sister Morgan Johnson of Elkville,
step brother Zachary Pair of Vergennes;
and other siblings Brina Ellis and Cody Norris, both of Elkville; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and great friends. Because as everyone knows, Kyle never met a stranger.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Saturday. June 1, 2019, at the Elkville Christian Church with Rev. Richard Pyatt officiating and burial at Hallidayboro Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 pm Friday and from 1 to 2 pm Saturday at the church. Memorials may be made to the family. For more information, please visit www.pettettfuneralhome.com.