Lives Lived: Ellis Jagger |

Lives Lived: Ellis Jagger

Ellis Dee Jagger, 81, of Grass Valley, died Tuesday, Feb. 23.

In accordance with his wishes, a private family service will be held.

Private interment will take place at a later date at St. Patrick’s cemetery.

Mr. Jagger was born May 6, 1928, in Port Angeles, Wash., to Ellis E. and Grace Gillespie Jagger.

He served for 20 years in the U.S. Navy and retired as a chief petty officer. He later retired after more than 20 years from civil service. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars and SIRS.

Mr. Jagger is survived by his sister, Nedra, of Marysville, Wash., and brothers, Robert of Sequim, Wash., and Craig, of Chehalis, Wash.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jagger; and his three sisters, Betty, Carroll, and Grace.

Arrangements are by Hooper and Weaver Mortuary, Nevada City.

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