Rebecca (Becky) Vann Ellison, 95, passed away peacefully at her home in Tucker, Georgia, on Sunday November 26, 2017. A memorial service is planned for January. She was predeceased by her husband of 71 years, William Sam Ellison Jr. She was born in Wilmington, N.C., to Clifton B. Vann and Mamie Johnson Vann and was the seventh of eight children. You must be an online subscriber to view this story. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 2 weeks.