Colleen Shell Eller, 89, of Millers Creek passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020, at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical Center.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Sherrill Wellborn, the Rev. A.E. Shell and the Rev. Michael Johnson officiating.  Mrs. Eller’s viewing will be 30 minutes prior to the service, beginning at 1:30 p.m.  Burial will be in Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Eller was born in Wilkes County to Hobert Amon and Wilma Mae Shell Wolfe.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Elwood Eller.

She is survived by two daughters, Patsy Anne Blackburn and husband, William Jerry, of Wilkesboro and Debbie Lee Reynolds and husband, Mike, of Wilkesboro; two sons, Leo Elwood Eller Jr. and wife, Penny, of Wilkesboro and Michael Todd Eller of Millers Creek; six grandchildren, Brian K. Elledge, Michael Ray Eller and Kala, Kolby McKinley Eller, Ashlee Caudill, Corey Caudill and Aaron Caudill; and two great-grandchildren, Ally Renee Eller and Leah Marie Spears.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.

The family requests no food.

Online condolences may be made at

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