Ellis Leon Shutt Sr.
(Dec. 25, 2012)
Ellis Leon " Dagwood"
Shutt, Sr. of Sweetwater, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 25. He was a member of the Sweetwater First
Assembly of God, but attended the New Harvest Worship Center. He was a retired
fireman, having served with the City of Sweetwater Fire Department for many
He was 85.
Preceded in death by: his parents, Warren and Mary Shutt;
brothers, Joe Willie Shutt and John M. Shutt; sister, Hazel Holt.
Survivors include: wife of 68 years-Lou Shutt of Sweetwater;
Daughter and son-in-law-Donna and Roland Malone of
Sons and daughters-in-law-Leon Jr. and Priscilla Shutt of
Madisonville; Steve and Rita Shutt of Englewood;
Grandchildren-Tonia Gabrel, Jon Gabrel, Christopher Shutt,
Angie Chubb, Amanda Moore, Denise Henry, Angela Sanders, Stephanie Tallent,
Vanessa Harrison, Shane Shutt and Heather Malone;
Great-grandchildren-Kellie Gabrel, Braydon Gabrel, Preston
Tucker, Daylan Shutt, Micha Shutt, Nicholas Shutt, Andrew Shutt, Chandra
Phelps, Alyson Miller, Zephan
Miller, Derrick Baker, Ace Henry, Michelle Avens, Nicolette Queen, Chelsea
Roberts, Laramy Warran, Kiera Warran, Darby Queen, Malachi Roberts, Sagraya
Roberts, Jayden Carroll, Landin Carroll and Maddy Blankenship;
Several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, Dec. 27, at Kyker Funeral Home, Sweetwater,
from 6-8 p.m. with the funeral service to follow at in Kyker's Chapel with Rev.
Larry Orr officiating. Interment
will be 1 p.m., Friday in the
Sweetwater Memorial Park.