Brent Ellison, age 49, of Jacksboro, passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2020. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. He was a graduate of LMU and vice-president of Ellison Sanitary Supply. Brent was a loving husband, father, son and brother. He was an avid fisherman, lover of the outdoors and a great golfer. He loved people and all of his church families with all his heart. He had a heart of gold and taught his sons all he knew. He served people with all the love in his heart. He will be sadly missed by all that knew him. Preceded in death by grandparents: Everette and June Ellison, Roy and Christine Mullins.


Wife: Tonya Ellison

Sons: Seth Ellison, Jarrett Ellison

Special nieces: Tisha Orick, Tracy Boyd

Parents: George and Nora Lou Ellison

Sister: Candie and husband Benny Roberts

Nieces and nephews: Shauna Miller, Justin Baird, Taylor Baird, Cody and Devon Cox, Zack and Lucas Wilhoit, Logan Hunter, Lauren, Kirsten and Blake Roberts, Zane and Seth Roberts

Father and mother in-law : C.H. and Emma Baird
Brothers and sister-in-law: Randy and Kent Baird, Karen Hunter

Family will receive friends 5 PM to 7 PM Sunday at Mt. Paran Baptist Church with Funeral Service at 7 PM. Family and Friends will meet at 10 AM Monday Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Ridgeview Cemetery for 11 AM Interment.

In lieu of flowers donation may be made to Campbell County Children’s Center
203 Independence Ln, LaFollette, TN 37766

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home