Longtime Rockmart City Manager passes away

January 15th, 2021 – 10:00 AM

Polk Today

According to Polk Today, The City of Rockmart has lost their longtime leader this morning. Jeff Ellis, died this morning due to complications caused by COVID-19.

Ellis, who was City Manager for the past 25 years, was hospitalized for COVID-19 in recent days and had been in ICU. He was 67. He leaves behind a wife, two children and several grandchildren this morning.

Prior to being Rockmart’s City Manager, Ellis served as Fire Chief for the department…

***You can read the full article at Polk Today’s website linked HERE. 

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