ULYSSES — Ellen M. May, 94, of Ulysses, died Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, at Western Prairie Senior Living Community in Ulysses. 

She was born June 20, 1923, in Fellsburg, to Verdie Herbert and Marietta “Maye” Bertha Johnson Mitchell. She graduated from Grant County Rural High School. 

On Oct. 8, 1944, she married Burtis L. May in Ulysses. He preceded her in death as did her parents; two daughters, Judy Clarke and Shirley Alcantar; and a sister, Norma Hill.

Mrs. May worked for a number of years at the ASCS Office in Ulysses.

Survivors include a grandson, Michael Clarke of Bloomfield, Ind.; two great-grandchildren, Devon Clarke of Topeka, and Rihana Clarke of Odenton, Md.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Western Prairie Senior Living Community in Ulysses. Burial will follow at Ulysses Cemetery.

Visitation hours are 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses.

Memorials are suggested to the Western Prairie Senior Living Community Resident Hair Care Fund, in care of the funeral home, 405 W. Grant Ave., Ulysses KS 67880.