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Deborah Ellis

March 9, 1958 — January 10, 2024

Deborah Ann Ellis, 65, of Cleveland,TN, passed away on January 10, 2024. She was born March 9, 1958 to the late Paul and Betty Bottoms. She was an active member of Philippi Baptist Church. She dearly loved her son, Zach Murphy; and her three grandsons Keane, Henry and Marshall.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Felix and Hazel Gallaher; and paternal grandparents, Charlie and Leola Bottoms.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her son, Zach Murphy; two brothers, Darrell (Sharon) Bottoms and Gary (Wanda) Bottoms; one very special aunt Joanne Swafford; William and Abigail Harris; grandsons Keane Murphy and Henry and Marshall Harris. She also leaves behind many extended family members and friends.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 20, 2024 from 12-2 pm at the Philippi Baptist Church, 2484 Harrison Pike, Cleveland, TN 37311. Dr. Sammy Hooker will be officiating the service. You are invited to share a personal memory of Debbie or your condolences with her family at her online memorial located at


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