Services for J.T. Ellisor will be held Wednesday, July 7, at 10 a.m. at Pace Stancil Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Pine Valley Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 6, from 6-8 p.m. at Pace Stancil Funeral Home in Cleveland.
J.T. Ellisor was born on Sept. 26, 1940, and passed away on July 5, 2010, at Conroe Regional Hospital.
He served as a Justice of the Peace in San Jacinto County for 30 years and worked at Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Houston for 35 years. He was involved in and an active supporter of the Punkin-Evergreen Volunteer Fire Department; San Jacinto County youth groups including the Little League, 4-H, Horse Club and the San Jacinto County Fair Association. He was a member of the Pine Valley Baptist Church.
J.T. was preceded in death by his wife, Nona Ruth Lilley Ellisor; his brother, Oliver Edward Ellisor; sisters, Dorothy Gilley and Patsy Decker. Survivors include his sister, Evelyn Neiderhofer; son, Johnny Ellisor; daughter, Rhonda Ellisor Sherman and son-in-law, Billy Sherman; grandchildren, Megan and Travis Ellisor and Bradley Sherman; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.