Samuel Ellegood Jr.
ST. DENIS — Samuel Leland “Doonie” Ellegood Jr., 78, of the St. Denis community died at 12:32 a.m. Monday, June 17, 2013, at Green Acres Healthcare Facility in Mayfield.
He was a member of St. Denis Catholic Church and retired from housekeeping at the former Community Hospital and Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Hayden Ellegood; seven daughters, Suzette Potts of St. Denis, Deborah Seavers of Mayfield, Amy Hutchins of Wingo, Connie Ballew of Mayfield, Sharon Langston of Mayfield, Elaine Black of Farmington and Lisa Brewer of Mayfield; two sons, Joseph Samuel Ellegood of Fancy Farm and Gary Ellegood of Mayfield; two brothers, Troy Ellegood of Arlington and Ed Ellegood of Las Vegas, Nev.; five sisters, Margie Tarr of Mayfield, Frances Sanderson of Murray, Louise Wyatt of Murray, Catherine Gibson of Clinton and Louise Tharp of Murray; 22 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Timothy Ellegood; two daughters, Mary and Margaret Ellegood; three brothers; two sisters; one granddaughter, and one great-grandson. His parents were Samuel Leland Ellegood Sr. and Mary Hayden Ellegood.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 20, 2013, at St. Denis Catholic Church with Rev. David Willett officiating. Interment will follow in St. Denis Cemetery.
Friends may call after 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Brown Funeral Home in Mayfield where prayers will be said at 7 p.m.