Edwin Ellyson


Edwin “Ed” Paul Ellyson, 60, of Washington, WV, went to be with his Lord and Savior September 9, 2018 surrounded by his family at Camden Clark Medical Center.

He was born September 13, 1957 in Weston, WV, a son of the late Ralph C. Ellyson and Boneva “Bea” (Davis) Ellyson.

Ed was a member of Fairlawn Baptist Church and retired with 42 years of service with Dominion Gas Co., where he retired as Senior Gas Controller. He was a Volunteer Firefighter in Weston, WV and Nutter Fort, WV. Ed was an avid hunter, sportsman and a three-time WV sporting clay champion. He enjoyed his family and friends, camping, and his home in Coxs Mills, WV.

Edwin is survived by his wife Beverly (Adams) Ellyson of Washington, WV, son, Joseph Ellyson & (Teena Deane) of Weston, WV, two daughters, Abby Johnson & (Eric) of Washington, WV and Anna Moeck &(Steve) of Washington, WV, two brothers, Gary Ellyson & (Sandy) of Pineville, WV and Terry Ellyson & (Denise) of Glenville, WV, four grandchildren, Jordan Ellyson, Paige Johnson, Marlee Moeck, and Ellyson Moeck.

Service will be Thursday 11:00 AM at Fairlawn Baptist Church with Pastor Jason Spade officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday 2-8 PM at Fairlawn Baptist Church. Memorial donations may be made in his name to Horn Creek Baptist Cemetery, Rt. 47 West Coxs Mills, WV 26342. The family would like to acknowledge Amedisys Hospice for the great care given to Ed at his time of need. Online condolences may be sent to the family @www.Leavittfuneralhome.com.