Ellen Bickerstaff obituary | McMullen Funeral Home and Crematorium
Ellen Rambo Bickerstaff, 81, died Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at Columbus Hospice House. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 in the chapel at McMullen Funeral Home and Crematorium, with the Reverend Craig Bowers officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the funeral home.
Ellen was born March 28, 1941 in Columbus, GA, the daughter of the late Charles and Marie Norris Rambo. She graduated from Columbus High School and the University of Georgia. She taught second grade at Brookestone School for many years and served on various community organizations. She was a member of Wynnbrook Baptist Church and the Naomi class. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her husband, Howard Jefferson Bickerstaff; son, Howard Jefferson Bickerstaff, Jr.
Survivors include his son, Charles Daniel Bickerstaff of Pine Mountain, GA; grandsons, Jacob Daniel of Pine Mountain, GA, Caleb Matthew of Orange Beach, AL, Luke Jefferson of Pine Mountain, GA, Seth Carson of Pine Mountain, GA, brother, Charles Norris Rambo, Sr. of Columbus, GA, and William Walter Rambo of Americus, GA., nephew, Charles Norris Rambo, Jr. (Laura Kate), niece, Elizabeth “Beth” Ann Bickerstaff of Hamilton, GA and numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.
Special thanks to Columbus Hospice, its caregiver, Karen Anderson, and Dr. Donna Onley-Harden. Flowers will be accepted, those who wish make memorial contributions to Columbus Hospice House, 7020 Moon Rd. Columbus, Georgia 31909
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