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Ellis B. Patrick

Ellis Benton Patrick, 57, of Commerce passed away on Friday, September 4, 2015.

Ellis was born in Commerce on February 4, 1958, to Susie Mobley Patrick and Jack Donald Patrick. He was a self employed mechanic, he really enjoyed working with his tools building engines, also drag racing, motorcycles, classic automobiles and old school music.
Ellis was a very proud grandpa and a dedicated and loyal friend, and will be missed by all who knew him.

Survivors include his daughter, Angela Denise Patrick of Commerce, his son, Brian Ellis Patrick of Snyder, TX., his son, Jordan Christopher Patrick of Commerce, his grandsons; James Ellis Prothro, of Commerce and Jacob Ray Patrick, his granddaughters; Brianna Marie Patrick, of Cooper, and Tandalyn Shance Patrick, of Sulphur Springs. He is also survived by his siblings; Harry Eugene Patrick, of Sulphur Springs, and his sister, Linda (Wendy) Holley, of Greenville.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Jack and Susie Patrick, and his three brothers; Jack D. Patrick Jr., Kenneth Donald Patrick and Gary Lynn Patrick.

A memorial service will be conducted on Saturday, October 10, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. at New Life Congregational Methodist Church of Commerce, 911 Jernigan St.

Memorial Service

Saturday, October 10, 2015
10:30 AM

New Life Congregational Methodist Church
911 Jernigan Street
Commerce, Texas 75428

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Prayers and condolences for the family and friends during this difficult time. May our Lord give you comfort and peace.

Talia Riffe Sep 28 2015 12:00 AM

Knew Ellis for a long time. He was a good friend. Will miss him a lot.

Tim Harrison Sep 19 2015 12:00 AM

You are loved and missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing you!! R.I.P Pop's!! 💝

LeeAnn Hoffman Sep 17 2015 12:00 AM

He will be missed. Praying for y'all.

Broderick Hearn and Family Sep 17 2015 12:00 AM

Can't remember a childhood day running the streets of Northside that your not in my friend...life takes us sometimes in different directions but we never forget...loved you then, loved you still today my friend......The corner of Fourth/Oak will never be the same.....Rest Now E.B......God bless

Steven ( Stevie ) Arnold Sep 9 2015 12:00 AM

R.I.P. Ellis was a true friend, he will truly be missed. We will meet again in the Promise Land.

David France Sep 9 2015 12:00 AM

My prayers to all of the family. Ellis will always be remembered. He was a good friend and make you laugh all the time.

Tammy Klein Sep 9 2015 12:00 AM


JEFF JONES Sep 9 2015 12:00 AM

Angela u and your family r in my prayers, I am so sorry I know ur dad ment Alot to u and James but Through God you will make it Luv u kristie kay

Kristie McSparrin Sep 8 2015 12:00 AM

He is my uncle whom I never got the chance to know. But irregardless he is loved by me and mourned by me.. He will forever be in my heart. I love you all

Kristin Weber Sep 8 2015 12:00 AM

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