W.C. Ellis, age 79, passed away on a December 5th, 2010 after a several year battle with cancer. He entered and left this life at his beloved home in Clay, Louisiana early on a bright and crisp Sunday morning. The cows he loved so much were just outside his window with their regular morning greeting. W. C. was born on April 23, 1931. The second child of James and Ledie Ellis. He represented the third generation of Ellis’ to work the Northeast Louisiana farmland.