She departed this life to a better and peaceful life on Sunday, January 10, 1999 at Memorial Hospital on Gulfport.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Oliver and Laura Lizana, her sister, Estella Sellers, her brother, Hollis Lizana, and one daughter, Joann Jacobs.
She leaves behind to cherish her loving memories five sons:Horace Jacobs, Ronald Jacobs, Anthony Toles, all of Pass Christian, Mississippi; Hilton Jacobs, and Raudolph Jacobs, , Jr. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Five daughters: Gloria(Richard)Bennett, Mary Reed, and Saundra (Gary) Isabelle, all of Pass Christian, Mississippi; Toni Brown of Jackson, Mississippi, Diane Dedeaux of Gulfport, Mississippi. She also leaves one sister, Mamie Anderson of West Hempstead, New York and twenty-five grandchildren, twenty-four great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Mom, you have fought a good fight, now the battle is over, your work is complete. And we all must say "A Job Well Done". We love you now and forever, your children, sister and grandchildren. REST IN PEACE.
The homegoing Celebration for the late Ellen Lizana was held Wednesday, January 13, 1999 at 10:00am at St. Stephens Catholic Church in Delisle, MS. Father Endslow, Officiating.