James (Jim) Roland Ellison, 73, passed away on May 29, 2022. Jim was born on February 12, 1949 in Carlisle, Iowa to Roland and Marge Ellison. He was well known for his football and wrestling achievements in high school. He also served his time in the US Army.\r\n\r\n Jim has worked for Pepsi and fueled planes at the airport. But his favorite job was driving his school bus for the Carlisle Community School System for the last 7 years. He dabbled in golf and enjoyed his boat out on a lake. \r\n\r\nJim is survived by his sisters, Judy Ellison (Jim) Alldredge of Sun Lakes, AZ and Joani Ellison Meyers of Des Moines, IA.\r\n\r\nA Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.