Ellis Kelly Cameron



Sumter, SC ….. Ellis Kelly Cameron passed away August 14th at his home in Sumter, South Carolina.

Born November 11th 1928 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada. Kelly was the son of the late Edna and Ellis Cameron of Ailsa Craig, Ontario, Canada and brother of the late Duncan Cameron.

In addition to his wife Mary he is survived by daughter Susan Linseman and husband Terry of Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, son James Cameron and wife Barbara of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, son Philip Cameron and wife Caroline of Fayetteville, Arkansas, and daughter Chris Sarafin and husband Steve of Camden, South Carolina, along with cherished grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Kelly was a graduate of the Ontario Agriculture College in 1948. He pursued a career in the poultry industry with Campbell Soup beginning in Listowel, Ontario, Canada. His career with Campbell Soup led him and his family to Fayetteville, Arkansas in 1972 and then on to Sumter, South Carolina in 1977. Kelly retired to establish a horse stable in Sumter where he enjoyed caring for the horses, the dogs and all those who boarded their horses at The Stable.

A memorial service will be held at Church of the Holy Cross on Friday August 17th at 1:00pm. Burial will be held at a later date at Nairn Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.

Memorials can be made to The Church of the Holy Cross 335 Kings Hwy. Sumter, SC, 29154.

You may go to www.bullockfuneralhome.com and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.