Kesley Ray "Skip" Ellis, age 34

Lost to gun violence on December 18, 2010 in Columbus, Ohio.

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  • Nickname:
    6 Bub
    18 Big Honkey
    7 A REAL G
    3 Handsome
    1 handball champ
    3 Brother Cuz'
    3 The Boss
    1 cousin Lara Lane-Pryor
    1 Laurie Camelin
  • Number of children:
    1 3
  • Personality:
    6 Charismatic
  • Occupation:
    10 Most people called him the Mayor of the Bottoms
    2 Boss
  • Workplace:
    3 Part owner of The Little Bar, Almonds Cleaning Business, and ran his own Cell Phone shop.
  • Schools attended:
    3 Avondale, Dana, Westmore ,Starling, East, Ready and Westland
  • Comments:
    6 kind , loving and deeply missed . never to be forgotten
    3 Always loved and always missed
    6 Will always be here every day even if you can’t see him❤️❤️
    3 You are my hero!!!! Much La'pu Bub
    3 Gone too soon. always loved forever missed
    1 Thanks for your help!! With your cuz !!

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