Iven A. Ellis, 91

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By The Staff

 Iven Allen Ellis of Liberty died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2008 at his residence. He was 91.

Born in Casey County on April 24, 1917, he was a son of the late Leu Allen and Edna Allen Ellis. He was the widower of Edna Margaret Davis Ellis. He was a retired principal for the Fayette County school system and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Surviors include two sons, Rodney Allen Ellis of Silver Point, Tenn. and Gary David Ellis of College Station, Texas; a brother, Russell Ellis of Bradfordsville; and two grandchildren, Cody Allen Ellis and Elizabeth Ellis. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Mae Ewing and Lillie Dillon. Memorial services will be Thursday, Aug. 28 at the Hustonville Cemetery at 1 p.m. by Rodney Ellis.  Memorial contributions are suggested to the Friends of Education and the Casey County Alumni Association.  Bartle Funeral Home Liberty is in charge of arrangements.