Ellis H. Manis Sr., 73 of Duluth, GA., died Friday November 13, 2009. The funeral will be 2:00 PM Monday November 16, 2009 at Mountain Springs Baptist Church , Benton, TN., with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Mr. Manis was a native of Dalton, GA., a long time resident of Duluth, Ga., Former Post Commander of Duluth American Legion Post 251 and retired from from Florida Rock and Tanks Lines after 20 Years of Service. Survivors include Sons and Daughter-inLaw; Kenneth Manis of Duluth, Ellis Manis Jr. of Houston, Willis & Annette Manis of Jefferson, Daughters and Son-in-Law; Tammy & Arthur Estes of Ellijay, Gail Manis of TN., Sisters and Brother-in-Law; Velma & Paul Ray of Chatsworth, Thelma Harrod of Rockyface, Dottie Campbell of Rockyface, Carolyn & Buddy Bishop of Chatsworth, 3 Grandsons, 2 Granddaughters and 1 Great Granddaughter. Ellis was preceded in death by his wife Wilma Ruth Manis and parents Irving V. and Sara J. Manis, sister Doris Manis Miles. The family will receive friends Saturday November 14, 2009 from 4-8 PM at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535 and Sunday from 12-8 PM at Chapman Funeral Home in Chatsworth.