Velma Lucille Kelley, age 86, of Muldraugh, formerly of Grayson County, passed away Oct. 30, 2020 at Signature Health Care at North Hardin.

She was a homemaker and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Michael Kelley; her parents, Willie Thomas and Bridget Rita Higdon Alvey; two grandchildren, four sisters and a brother.

She is survived by four sons, James Thomas Kelley, Charlie Kelley, Curtis Dale (Janet) Kelley and Patrick (Penny) Kelley; two daughters, Debra Loretta (Russell) Smith and Marilyn Patricia (Kim) Kelley; eight grandchildren and several great and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. (CST) Wednesday at Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Clarkson with Deacon Larry Stone officiating. Burial followed in the St. Anthony Catholic Church Cemetery.

Visitation was from 4 to 8 p.m. (CST) Tuesday and after 9 a.m. (CST) Wednesday at the funeral home.

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