Barbara Ann Hall Ellis, of Ely, NV, passed away on February 13, 2018, of natural causes.

Barbara was born in Splint, Kentucky on January 22, 1937 and moved here with her parents as a teenager. She graduated from White Pine High School and continued on to receive a diploma from Reno Business School.

Barbara was married to Larry Ellis on October 31, 1958.

Barbara worked as an executive secretary for Kennecott Copper Corp. She enjoyed hiking and being in the mountains, raising her son and enjoying the company of her granddaughter and all her family members. She was actively involved in church.

Barbara is survived by her son Stephen Ellis of Reno, NV, brother Carl Hall of Reno, NV, sister Mary Ingle of Ely, NV, granddaughter Stevie Ellis of Reno, NV, and other family and friends.

Barbara is preceded in death by daughter Crissy Ellis, sister Nancy Jensen, brother Wayne Hall, brother Jerry Hall, mother Margaret Hall, father Stephen Hall, and niece Kathy Aguilera.

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at Mountain Vista Chapel, Carl Hall will be officiating. Viewing will be held at 10:00 on same day at Mountain Vista Chapel. Burial will follow the funeral with a grave side prayer at Ely Cemetery.