Mary Ellen Richardson Dean, age 89, of Pell City, passed away on June 7, 2019. She was in the real estate industry for over 30 years, where she was co-owner of Dean Realty. She was preceded by her husband, Cecil Royce Dean; 4 brothers and 3 sisters. She is survived by her daughters, Dianne Sartain (Gerald) and Kathy Jones (Dennis); her grandchildren, Jason Sartain, Bradley Jones, Brandon Sartain, and April White; her great-grandchildren, Jayde Moore, Bailyn Jones, Ashlyn Jones, and Willow White; and her dog, Sugar. Graveside service will be held at Jefferson Memorial Gardens at 1pm on Tuesday, June 11. A visitation will begin one hour prior to the service.