John Hershel Ellett, 73, of Bertram died June 27, 2012. He was born in Burnet on Nov. 12, 1938, to Hershel and Opal Estepp Ellett.
He worked as a truck driver for Double T Trucking Co. for many years until his retirement.
Survivors include daughters Peggy Sanderson and husband John of Bertram, Debbie McDonald of Bertram, Connie Ross of Kingsland, Annette Stewart and husband Jerry of Corpus Christi and Johnnie Beth Applegate and husband Thorbit of Burnet; 13 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service is 10 a.m. June 29 in the Burnet City Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Frances Ellett; and sister Jessie Ellett.
Condolences may be offered at www.edgarfh.com.
Arrangements by Edgar Funeral Home, 109 N. Main St. in Burnet (512) 756-4444.