Terry Luke Ellis, 55, or Vidor. Gone to be with the Lord on June 24, 2008, at University of Texas Medical Branch. Funeral Services will be at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 29 at Dorman Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation is Saturday, June 28 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. 

Terry was born on Feb. 1, 1953, to Franklin “Buddy” Ellis and Delta Champagne.

Retired cement finisher of 40 years.

He was preceded in death by his father Buddy Ellis.

He is survived by his mother Delta Champagne, and his wife Debra Ellis of Vidor.

He has two beautiful daughters and sons-in-law, Christina and Ronald Cook and Jeanene and Rocky Verkey of Winnie; son and daughter-in-law, Leroy and Latonia Bergeron and son Tony Bergeron; two brothers, Brian and Kelly Ellis of Deweyville and Mark and Crystal Ellis of Orange; eight grandchildren, Alayna, Ethan, Mya, Rosie, Lyla, Lillie, Leroy III and Jadian.

In lieu of flowers, the families request donations to cover final expenses.

Loving father, wonderful husband, best paw-paw. He will be dearly missed.