Stephanie Michelle Ellis, 40, of Sevierville, went to be with Jesus on Thursday, July 28, 2022.

Stephanie Michelle Ellis was born in Jackson, Tennessee on March 31, 1982. At the age of 2, her family moved to Gatlinburg, which is where she attended Pi Beta Phi Elementary School then transferred to Pigeon Forge Middle School for her 7th and 8th grade years. She attended Gatlinburg-Pittman High School, graduating in 2000. She was a Grasscutter cheerleader kindergarten through second grade for the Gatlinburg Highlanders. Stephanie played basketball all through her elementary and most of her high school years. She went on to study at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee. Stephanie became a Certified Nursing Assistant and planned to attend nursing school but ultimately decided to get her real estate license in 2005. She began her career at Countryside Real Estate then helped found Realty Plus Real Estate in 2008, where she continued her career as an affiliate broker. In the last four years, she also worked as office manager for Ellis Mechanical Services. She also enjoyed being outdoors, whether it was at the barn, out riding horses, hiking, or enjoying time on the lake with family and friends. Stephanie was a loving mother, daughter, sister, auntie, and friend.