N.T. Ellison, 72, of Mason and formerly of Brady died Thursday, April 3 in Fredericksburg. Under the direction of Heritage Funeral Homes, a graveside service was held Saturday, April 5 at 2 p.m. in the Rochelle Cemetery, Richard Evans officiating. Born March 29, 1931, in Brady, he was the son of Carl and Merle (Mitchell) Ellison. He married Marian (Susie) Hey on Oct. 31, 1953, in Art. He was a rancher and grocery store owner. He enjoyed hunting and was a Baptist. Survivors include his wife, Susie Ellison of Mason; a daughter, Debra Ellison of Mason; a brother, Edmon C. Ellison of Brady; two brother-in-laws, Jim Hey of Fredericksburg and Max Hey of Mason; a sister-in-law, Lora Hey of Mason; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.