Travis (Garvis) Ellison
Travis was born on October 24, 1931 in Franklin, Texas, to Joe and Jessie Hager Ellison. He passed from this life on April 7, 2018, at his home in Cypress, Texas, at the age of 86. Travis graduated from Franklin High School in 1949. He married Helen Jones of Hearne on June 14, 1952. A visitation service was held at the Brookside Funeral Home in Houston on Monday, April 9, 2018 and funeral services were held at Clay Road Baptist Church in Houston on April 10, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Burial was April 10, 2018 at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Franklin at 4:00 p.m. Travis is survived by his wife, Helen; son, Wayne and wife, Debbie Ellison; daughter, Debra and husband, David Holub; granddaughters, Brandi and husband, Tommy, and Krista and husband, Clay; grandsons, Eric, Aaron, Bryan and wife, Sara, and Daniel. He also is survived by one brother and sister-in-law. Doyle and Juanita Ellison of Friendswood; and sisters, Phyllis Shenkir of Bryan and Geneva Mitchell of Franklin. Travis was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Jessie Hager Ellison; sisters, Helen Ellison, Eddice and husband, Bland Watson, and Lois and husband, Bubbie Rabe; brother, Malan and wife, Claudie Mc- Cormick Ellison; and by brothers-in-law, Frank Shenkir and Joe Mitchell.