Ellie Havelos Gile
Ellie Havelos Gile
  • October 20, 1929 - January 13, 2018
  • Dallas, Texas

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Born on October 20th 1929, went to the Lord on January 13th 2018.
Ellie was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina on October 20, 1929. She was married for 61 years to her beloved husband LTC. Charles Gile RET. Her life encompassed a childhood growing up in Greece during the German occupation throughout WWII, traveling the world, teaching international cooking at Richland College, fashion consultant at Mr. Umphry's, Highland Park Village in Dallas, and being a great mom to daughter Julia and son Tommy & his wife Charlotte. The best of the best Yia Yia (grandmother) to Sam, Seth, Atticus and Noah. Ellie had a positive spirit that was quick with a compliment as well as hug and kiss, even if you were a stranger. Her love of people and the limitless opportunity of life are qualities we all hope we can pay forward. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 20th at 10:00 am in the Cox Chapel at Highland Park United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity.