John Wayne Ellerbee

OBIT John EllerbeeDec. 6, 1945 – June 3, 2013

A memorial celebration of life for John Wayne Ellerbee, 67, of Basin will be held Tuesday, June 18 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the FOE Airie 3086 in Basin.  The memorial will include a buffet.

John died suddenly on Monday, June 3 on his property on Basin Gardens Road in Basin.

John was born Dec. 6, 1945, at Columbia, Caldwell Parish, La., to John L. and Mary Blanche (Kelly) Ellerbee.

John moved to the Big Horn Basin in July 2004.  He retired from the oil field.  He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 3086.

John is survived by his beloved other, Edi Hood of Basin; his sons, Rebel Paul Ellerbee and Curt DeWayne Ellerbee, both of Baton Rouge, La.; and his daughters, Kimberley J. Kaiser of Casper and Kimberly Dawn Winn of Monroe, La.; and six grandchildren.