February 20, 1938 ~ November 10, 2018
Mike was born in Normangee to Odis P. and Mary Olive (Bennett) Ellison Sr. on February 20, 1938. He grew up in Normangee and was very successful in all sports at Normangee ISD. He later became a Baptist minister serving the Lord with a prison ministry in Huntsville and surrounding areas.
Mike leaves behind a daughter Rebecca Ann Ellison of Houston, a sister-in-law Pat Ellison of Buffalo as well as two nephews Jason and Jack Ellison II. He was preceded in death by a brother Jack Ellison.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations made to Normangee Athletic Department.