Angela Denise Polk, 47, of Lake Village, died November 19, 2013 at Delta Regional Medical Hospital in Greenville, Miss.
She was born on September 19, 1966 to the late Shirley Mae Polk and John Ellis in Chicago.
Ms. Polk was a loving mother and devoted friend. Angela spent her childhood and most of her adolescent years in Chicago, before migrating to Simon Section, Arkansas with her mother.
In May of 1985, she graduated from Dermott High School and later moved back to Chicago to attend college at Chicago State University.
She was a member of the Upper Room Church with her mother, Shirley. She accepted Christ into her life at a very early age and faithfully believed in God and remained His servant until He called her home. Angela was preceded in death by her mother.
Angela leaves to cherish her memories; her daughter and son-in-law Aileysha and Mitchell Maxwell; her son and daughter-in-law, Brandon and Megan Polk; her grandchildren, De’Miyah and Jaivon Maxwell, Makayla Polk, MacKenzie and Connor Asarisi all of Monticello; her father and stepmother John and Gloria Ellis of Chicago,IL; her siblings, Frances Stewart of Atlanta, GA, Leslie Ellis of Chicago, IL, Tracey Ellis also of Chicago, IL, Michelle Ellis and Larry Burton of Maywood, IL, Derek Ellis of Grand Rapids, MI and Kenneth Polk of Rio Rancho, NM. She also leaves a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held at Holmes Chapel Church in Monticello on November 24 at 2 p.m.