Phillip L. Ellison, Sr. – a native and lifelong resident of Creola, AL died Friday, April 11, 2014, in a local hospital. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Lillian Ellison; three brothers and five sisters. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Walker Ellison; one son, P. Lamar (Lisha) Ellison, Jr.; three brothers, Robert, William and Ronnie Ellison; five sisters, Vivian Siverly, Bobbie Smith, Audrey Imsand, Sandra Cox and Linda Stringfellow; nieces, nephews and other relatives. Funeral services will be Monday, April 14, 2014, at 10 a.m. from the chapel of Radney Funeral Home in Saraland. Visitation will be Sunday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home Interment will be in Creola Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome-saraland.com.