Cynthia Sue Ellis-Wapskineh, 24, of Shawnee, died Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, at Shawnee.

Cynthia Sue Ellis-Wapskineh, 24, of Shawnee, died Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, at Shawnee.

Cynthia Sue Ellis-Wapskineh was born Dec. 6, 1991, in Ada to Jackson Ellis and Glenda (Wapskineh). Her mother called her “Birthday Baby” because they share the same birthday.

She attended Shawnee High School. Cynthia was baptized in Lawton.

She enjoyed listening to music and dancing and spending time with her nieces.

She was preceded in death by a sister: Rhonda Ellis; grandmother: Pauline Wapskineh; uncles: Terry and Andrew Jr. Wapskineh; and an aunt: LaQuita Jean Ellis.

Survivors include her mother: Glenda Wapskineh; father: Jackson Ellis; three sons and one daughter; sister: Paula Ellis; brother: Uriah Wapskineh; and several nieces, cousins, other family and friends.

Wake services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at First Indian Baptist Church with Jimmy Anderson officiating. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Indian Baptist Church with Jessie Hernandez officiating. A lunch will be served at noon on Wednesday at the church. Burial will follow at Buck Cemetery near Wewoka under the direction of Walker Funeral Service.