Ellen G. ‘Tootie’ Emmons
July 4, 1940 — May 22, 2009
Ellen G. “Tootie” Emmons of Bloomington passed away at Garden Villa Health Care Center on Friday, May 22, 2009, at the age of 68.
Ellen was born to Charles Smith and Ester (Mullis) Smith on July 4, 1940, in Bloomington. She worked at RCA and also at Sarkes-Tarzian, but mostly was a homemaker taking care of her family.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ester Smith; son, Samuel Ray Littell and infant daughter Tina Littell.
Ellen is survived by her daughters, Tammy Swafford of Bloomington and Debbie Bannister of North Vernon; father, Charles Smith of Bloomington; siblings, Paul Jack Swafford of Bedford, Dennis Swafford of Greene County, Connie Robison (Dan) of Bedford, Bonnie Halton (Mike) of Spencer, Phillip Smith (Jody) of Ellettsville, Gary Smith (Carolyn) of Bloomington, and Teresa Deppe (Tim) of Bloomington; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 26, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville.
Visitation will be on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the time of services. Burial is to follow at Clover Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg.