James Harold Ellis, Jr., age 85, passed away at home on September 7, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Joanne Hammonds Ellis and children, Dr. Steve Ellis, Macon, GA; Cindy Ellis Stokes (Walt) Roswell, GA; and Stephanie Louise Ellis (Rome, GA). Grandchildren include Chris Ellis (Caroline) (Atlanta, GA), Michael Stokes (Athens, GA), and Ashlyn Ellis (Rome, GA). He was born in Savannah, GA to James Harold Ellis, Sr. and Lillian Darnell Ellis who preceded him in death. Mr. Ellis served in the Army Reserve and attained the rank of Captain. He worked as a manager of computer services in the General Services Administration and retired after 25 years of service. He then worked as a National Program Manager for Computer Sciences Corporation. He was a member of Rome First United Methodist Church. Request that donations be made to the Heart Fund or Cancer Fund in lieu of Flowers. A private graveside service will be held.