David L. Ellis, Jr.


Our Foundation

Ellis Funeral Home is a family owned, independent firm. We have served the Detroit Metropolitain community for over 15 years. We believe our service is different from any other firm because our visionary and leader, the late Bishop David Ellis, Sr. who wanted a funeral home that provided quality services to all people, regardless of religion, creed or economic status.
Our funeral director, Mr. David Ellis, Jr. continuers his father’s vision with over 30 years of funeral experience. Mr David Ellis, Jr. is a graduate of Wayne State Mortuary School and became a license mortician in 1991. David Ellis, Jr. along with his wife, Sylvia, Public Relations Director is experienced, committed and dedicated to helping each individual and family, whether your desires are for pre-arrangements, cremation services or traditional funeral services.

We are confident and proud in knowing that our establishment provides the options, affordable prices and quality service during the time of bereavement.

Sylvia Ellis

Public Relations

Ellis Family Commitment

The Ellis Funeral Home stands out due to their professionalism, empathy and affordable prices. Once you request the services of Ellis Funeral Home, we will immediately put our experienced funeral professionals to work for you. Our dedicated staff will stay in contact with you every step of the way and guide you through the decision – making process. We will carefully explain your options, make recommendations at your request, take care of all the small details, and ensure that you and your family’s personal touch is always present.

Most importantly, remember that we are available 24 hours every day for your family.
Just call us at 313-535-8800

The Ellis Family