ELLIS, Billy G., Sr., 88, of Tucson, died March 1, 2014. Preceded in death by his wife, Velma and son, Billy G. Ellis, Jr. Survived by son, Michael G. (Peggy) Ellis; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Mr. Ellis was a WWII US Navy veteran and served in the Pacific Theater. He worked as a Union brick mason. He was an avid fisherman at Silverbell; "women loved him and fish feared him." Visitation Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at EVERGREEN MORTUARY, with Graveside Services to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery, with military honors. www.evergreenmortuary-cemetery.com.

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