Obituary Listings

"Where Quality Has No Substitute"
Gladys Mae Ellington
There are condolences waiting approval on Gladys's Tribute wall
Obituary for Gladys Mae Ellington

Gladys Mae Ellington was born on November 10, 1944, to J.D. and Mary Pruitt in Troy, Alabama. Gladys met and married Robert Ellington, Jr. in 1963.

Gladys and Robert had three children, Kristi Johnson (deceased), Anthony Ellington (Michelle) and LaRice Ellington. They moved to Cleveland, Ohio in 1967 where Gladys worked for Phoenix Dye Works for years. Gladys was the type of person that always made you laugh. Gladys loved to cook and go to the casino.

Gladys departed this life on May 23, 2018, in her sleep. She leaves to mourn her passing her husband, Robert Ellington, Jr.; two children, Anthony Ellington (Michelle) and LaRice Ellington; one sister, Ruby Lee Green; grandchildren; great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, brothers-in-law; sisters-in-law and many dear and treasured friends.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Gladys Mae Ellington, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Public Viewing




9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Watson's Funeral Home

10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland , OH 44106

Funeral Service




3:00 PM
Watson's Funeral Home

10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland , OH 44106


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Gladys Mae Ellington

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Gladys

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.