Neva Jean Ellis, age 84, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on March 11, 1938, in San Antonio, Texas, to Bessie and George W. Bichsel. George Bichsel went on to later be a Police Chief of the San Antonio Police Dept in the 1960's.
She met James on a blind date, and they were married in June of 1957. Sgt Ellis retired in 1992 from the SAPD. Neva is survived by her husband of 65 years, James Henry Ellis, as well as extended family and dear friends. Their children John (Deceased), Lisa (Deceased), Paul, and Susan.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, October 2, 2022, at Porter Loring Mortuary.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2022
FORT SAM HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.