Funeral service for Ellis Duncil, 83, of Deane, were held August 8 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Memorial Park at Ermine.
A son of the late Henry and Nannie Tolliver Duncil, he was born in Knott County. He died August 6 at Pikeville Medical Center.
Duncil was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of the American Legion post in Neon for more than 50 years. He was a brother of the late Macie Warf, Raymond Duncil, Melvin Duncil, and Judson Duncil.
Surviving are his wife, Mabel Quillen Duncil; a son, Jimmy Duncil, Deane; three sisters, Mollie Caudill, Thornton; Bonnie Holbrook, Whitesburg; and Ritter Marable, Harrogate, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Monica Duncil, Millstone, and James Ellis Duncil, Deane; and a great-grandchild, Emily Dotson, Jenkins.