How Did Jimmy Ellis Die? President and CEO of Jim Ellis Automotive Group Cause of Death Explained.

How Did Jimmy Ellis Die? President and CEO of Jim Ellis Automotive Group Cause of Death Explained.

Jim Ellis Automotive Group’s president and CEO died at the age of 67. Let’s see more about his cause of death.

How did Jim Ellis Die?

Jim Ellis Automotive Group’s president and CEO, James “Jimmy” Edward Ellis of Suwanee, passed away at the age of 67.

Jim Ellis Cause of Death

Ellis passed away on November 5 at Wellstar North Fulton Hospital surrounded by his loved ones, according to his obituary.

However, the cause of death isn’t disclosed by his family. Daily info express is trying to reach out to his family regarding this and will update the information soon.


At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, funeral services will be held at Johns Creek Baptist Church. under the direction of Dr. Shaun King. At Peachtree Memorial Park in Peachtree Corners, burial will take place after.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made in his honour to the Scottish Rite Hospital’s Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center – Medical Office Building.

The Peachtree Corners-based Crowell Brothers Funeral Homes & Crematory is in charge of organising services and burial arrangements.

Jim’s Life

Early in the 1970s, his father and namesake founded the Jim Ellis Automotive Group. After graduating from Southwest DeKalb High School, the younger Ellis began working at his father’s auto company, where he moved vehicles, swept the floors, and did some minor mechanical work.

At the age of 28, he was appointed general manager of a Tucker Porsche-Audi dealership that had just been purchased. From that point on, he developed and rose through the ranks of the company until the early 1990s, when the senior Ellis invited his son to assume the operating officer position.

Jim’s Career

The younger Ellis was appointed president and CEO of Jim Ellis Automotive Group in 2015.

The family firm would develop over the next nearly two decades to become what it is today with 20 dealerships representing 17 manufacturers and a collision centre.

Ellis was quite active in the neighbourhood. He was actively involved in various chambers of commerce and served as chairman of the Chamblee Doraville Community Improvement District in DeKalb County.

His Hobbies

He loved to go boating, fish, play golf, exercise, and drive fast vehicles.

His Family

He is survived by his children and grandkids in addition to his wife of 48 years, Glynnell Ellis.

Tweets Online

Fox 5 Atlanta tweeted,

President and Chief Executive Officer of Jim Ellis Automotive Group James “Jimmy” Edward Ellis has died. He was 67.

WSB Radio tweeted,

The Jim Ellis Automotive Group consists of 20 dealerships made up of 17 car brands and a collision center.

djgregstreet tweeted,

RIP To The ATL Car Legend Jim Ellis! Guy Has Like 22 Car Dealerships In ATL Area

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