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Ellen Anita Priest Killebrew

Maumelle, AR, 1959 - 2022

Ellen Anita Priest Killebrew, 63, of Maumelle, Ark., passed away Monday, December 19, 2022, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. She was born September 25, 1959, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., to Mitchell and Laverne Hillis Priest.
Ellen worked as a registered nurse for over 30 years. She attended Wye Mountain Baptist Church. She always enjoyed being around kids, and liked teaching Sunday School.
She is preceded in death by her parents; one brother, David Priest; her infant twin sisters.
Survivors include her husband, Jim Killebrew of the home; two children, Brian Killebrew of Maumelle, Ark., and Mary Jacobsen and husband Jamey of Little Rock, Ark.; four brothers, Dexter Priest of Lincoln, Ark., Lester Priest and wife Sandra of Lowell, Mark Priest and wife Julie of Fayetteville, and Tim Priest of Rogers; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Monday, December 26, 2022, at 2:30 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Burial will follow in Bluff Cemetery in Springdale.
Visitation will be Monday from 1:30-2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at

Published December 24, 2022

Sisco Funeral Chapel
705 W. Meadow St., Springdale, AR
Phone: 479-751-4577