Approximately 25 tow and rollback drivers from across the area paid their respects to one of their own today (Monday) when they lined up for a funeral procession for Sammy Ellison . Ellison was the owner of Sammy Ellison’s Garage and Wrecker Service. The operators were honorary pallbearers along with members of the SC Highway Patrol. Funeral services were held at Cedar Grove Baptist Church.
Ellison,72, died Friday after a battle with cancer. He was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church and served in the U. S. Army and the National Guard. Memorials may be made to Rainey Hospice House, 1835 Rogers Rd., Anderson SC 29621 or to Cedar Grove Baptist Church , 13024 Hwy. 20 Belton, 29627.