Ella Mae (Reeves) Carraco, 84, of Anderson, passed away Feb. 5, 2018, at Community Northview Care Center in Anderson.
She was born March 17, 1933, in Carroll County, Kentucky, and resided most of her life in Anderson.
She married her husband, James William Carraco, in Noblesville in 1951.
Ella was a homemaker. She was generous of heart and took care of her family.
She was a devout Jehovah's Witness and enjoyed pioneering with fellow members.
Ella is survived by her loving daughter, Deborah (Michael) Ferris of Fortville; son, Farrell (Leonila) Carraco of Anderson; granddaughter, Brandi Carraco; stepgrandchildren, Ryan (Ginger) Ferris and Michelle (Trenton) Priser; great-grandchildren, Brooke, Dakota, and Dylan Moore; and stepgreat-grandchildren, Samantha and Maxwell Ferris. Also surviving are her cherished Chihuahua, Bridgette; two sisters; several nieces and nephews; and very special friends, Rebecca and Ramon Guerrero, and Evaline and Ed Davis.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1995; parents, Ben and Bessie Reeves; brothers, Sterling Reeves, James Reeves, Levi Reeves, Charlie Reeves, and Thomas Reeves; and sister, Cordellia Harmon.
The family would like to thank Great Lakes Hospice, Community Northview, Community's Monticello House and Community Hospital Anderson for their loving care of mom.
Visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will follow visitation at 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Ed Davis officiating. Burial will take place in Anderson Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Jehovah Witness of Anderson or the Alzheimer's Association.
Published on February 6, 2018