Tyrone Ellis
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Tyrone Ellis

Democrat

American politician

Starkville, Mississippi
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Tyrone Ellis

American politician
Summary
Experience
74
Years of Age
38
Years of Experience
MSResidence (state)

Tyrone Ellis (born July 31, 1946) is an American pastor and politician. He is a member of the Mississippi House of Representatives from the 38th District, being first elected in 1979. He is a member of the Democratic party.In June 2017, Ellis announced his retirement from politics. He said he would continue serving as a pastor at the Running Water Baptist Church in Noxubee County, Mississippi.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 4)  
Illinois Institute of Technology
Attended
Ministerial Institute & College
Attended
New Orleans Theological Seminary
Attended
East Mississippi Community College
Attended

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 5)  
Representative
Mississippi State House of Representatives
1979 - 2017
Former Member
Oktibbeha County School Board
Owner
Christian Bookstore
Current
Pastor
Running Water Baptist Church
Current
Real Estate Developer
Current

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 12)  
Associate Pastor
Mount Olivet Missionary Baptist Church
Current
Member
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Current
Member
Starkville-Oktibbeha County Boys and Girls Club
Current
Former Member
Mississippi Arts for the Handicapped
Former Member
Greater Starkville-Oktibbeha County Partnership
Former Member
Starkville-Oktibbeha County Chamber of Commerce
Former Member
Christian Booksellers Association
Former Member
Moor High Booster Club
Former Member
Masons
Former Vice Moderator
1st James Creek District Association
Member
Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity
Former Member
Mississippi Legislative Black Caucus