Vann Tingen Ellington, age 88, died May 21, 2014, at Universal Health Care in Oxford. She was a native of Franklin County, and was the daughter of the late Hubert T. and Betty Vann Holmes Ellington. Vann was of the Baptist faith and was retired from Westinghouse.
Graveside services were conducted June 11 at Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton by the Rev. Gary Vassar.
Surviving are a daughter, Carolyn E. Wilson, of Oxford; sons, Tommy Ellington, of Rocky Mount, Michael Ellington, of Henderson, and Robert Ellington, of Roseville; niece, Barbara Ellington, of Oxford; and nine grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Granville County Animal Shelter, 5650 Cornwall Road, Oxford, N.C. 27565.
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