Etta Maxine Cathey Ellingsburg, 65, of Monticello, died Saturday, December 16, 2006, at Drew Memorial Hospital.
Born August 26, 1941, in Thornton, she was a daughter of the late John Mac Cathey and Minnie Dura Best Cathey.
She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Eddie Summerland and Madge Cathey; and a brother, Elton Cathey.
Survivors include her husband, Howard Ellingsburg Jr., or Monticello; three sons, John Ellingsburg, Robert Ellingsburg, and Robbie
Ellingsburg, all of Monticello; three daughters, Minnie Tennison of McGehee, Debbie Tennison of Hohenwald, Tenn., and Liz Bates of Summertown, Tenn.; a sister, Agnes Carver of Hamburg; a brother, Joe Cathey of Hamburg; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held December 19 at Sardis Baptist Church. Burial was at Trafalgar Cemetery with arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service of McGehee.