Dennis Ray Eller was born on December 12, 1954, and he left this life on October 23, 2020. Like his father before him, he served his country by joining the United States Army. Dennis loved the outdoors and especially loved to fish and hunt. He was a skilled carpenter having learned from his father and has also worked in masonry.
Dennis is preceded in death by his father, Cecil Ray Eller, and mother, Cleo Howard Eller. He is survived by his children, Anna Young, of McMinnville; Waymon Eller (Kim) of Sparta; and Daniel Eller (Terri) of McMinnville. He is also survived by his sister Karen Seals (Danny), grandchildren, Jacob Young, Kandis Young, LeeAnn Quast (Jordan), Nathan Eller, Lucas Eller, Addison Eller, and Mackenzi Eller; and niece, Bethany Seals of Jackson.
The family wishes to thank the shepherds of the Findlay church of Christ for their kindness, the many friends and family who have prayed for him during his illness, and then for our family in his passing. We also wish to gratefully acknowledge the kindness and love shown to him and our family by all the staff of Claiborne and Hughes in Franklin, Tennessee.
Memorial service will be Saturday, October 31 from 1:00PM until 3:00PM at Findlay Church of Christ.
Funeral services for friends and family will be held Saturday, October 31, at 3:00PM at Findlay Church of Christ in Sparta. Officiating will be Dwight Fuqua.
Thurman Funeral Home is Honored to be entrusted with the arrangements.