Vicky Jo Ellett, 71, of Springfield, died Thursday, September 2, 2021, at Heritage Health in Springfield.

Vicky was born July 17, 1950, in Beardstown, the daughter of Howard E. and Dorothy H. Lamken Ellett.

She was a graduate of Meredosia-Chambersburg High School in Meredosia. Vicky worked for the State of Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles and retired in 2002 after 35 years of service. She was a member of Lincoln Land Baptist Church.

Vicky was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Ronald Ellett; and sister, Sharon Berry.

She is survived by her siblings, Judy Ellett Reeves of Sherman and Donald Ellett of Springfield; three nephews, Troy Berry of Springfield, Mike (wife, Denise) Berry of Chapin, and Jeff (wife, Jennifer) Berry of Springfield; great-nephew, Pierce Berry; and several cousins.

Visitation: Family received friends Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at Boardman-Smith Funeral Home, Springfield.Funeral Ceremony: 11 a.m. Thursday, September 9, 2021, at Boardman-Smith Funeral Home, 800 South Grand Avenue West, with Dr. Rod Mattoon officiating. Illinois COVID-19 guidance will be followed, requiring face coverings. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lincoln Land Baptist Church, 4474 Camp Butler Rd., Springfield, IL 62702.