In Loving

Louise Ely

Jun 22, 2024 – Dec 30, 2008

Louise M. Ely, 84, of Louisa, Virginia, passed away Tuesday afternoon,
December 30, 2008, at The University of Virginia Medical Center,

She was preceded in death by her husband: Bernard Dale Ely; her parents
Thomas Owen and Maggie Dickinson Martin; three brothers: Tommy Martin,
William Martin, and Guss Martin, and one sister: Annie Martin Trainum.

She worked at the Kustard Korner, Bailey’s Drug Store, and was also an Avon

She was a member of Louisa Christian Church, and the V.F.W. Post # 8947
Ladies Auxiliary.

Her family provided the following statement: She was cared for by all of the
nurses at The Dialysis Center at Zion Crossroads, and the Louisa Healthcare
Center, where she made many new friends. We wish to think all of the rescue
squad members for their dedicated care and service.

Survivors include her son: Bruce Wayne Ely & wife Janice, of Louisa; one
granddaughter: Tennille Ely, of Louisa; step-grandson: Terry Hicks and his
family, of Lebanon, Oregon; three brothers: Monroe Martin of Georgia;
Richard Dick” Martin and his wife Flo of Louisa; Ralph Martin and his
wife Carlene of Fredericksburg Virginia; one sister: Dorothy Anderson of
Ashland Virginia; two sister-in-laws: Irma Klowcow of Fargo Minnesota;
June Turnbow of Bismarck North Dakota; two devoted nieces: Edna Martin
Moubray and her family of Mineral Virginia and Kim Powellson and her
husband of Mechanicsville Virginia and many other nieces and nephews to
many of which she was like a second mother; and many dear friends.

Active pallbearers: Tommy Anderson; Bill Martin; Roy Trainum; Vinnie Liguria; Hunter Martin; Bobby Martin.

Woodward Funeral Home Louisa is in- charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the Ely family online at