Leroy Kelly Sr.

Published 12:29 am Sunday, April 17, 2011

Leroy Kelly Sr. died Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at River Region Medical Center. He was 84.

Mr. Kelly was retired from Anderson-Tully Co. He was a union member and a Baptist.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alex and Ellie Kelly; a brother, Johnny Lewis; and two sisters, Lula Mae Hardy and Jessie B. Wilson.

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He is survived by his sons, Leroy Kelly Jr. of Forest Hills, La., Douglas Kelly of Rosedale and Calvin Kelly of Nantucket, Mass.; sisters, Isabell Kelly Johnson and Del Sims, both of Los Angeles; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and others, including the Burse and Butler families of Vicksburg.

W.H. Jefferson Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.