David Kelly


Albert David Kelly left his life and went to his eternal home, Dec. 8, 2019. He was born Oct. 8, 1945 in Newton, MS. David graduated from Newton High school and attended ECCC. He will be remembered as a long time Coca Cola route driver at the Newton Coke plant. Later in life he built houses around Newton and Scott County. He was a member of Lake Baptist Church.

Visitation was held 9-9:50 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 at Wolf Funeral Home – Lake. Funeral Services follow in the chapeled. Burial was in Sharon Primitive Baptist Cemetery in Lake, MS. Brother Ken McLemore and Chris Kelly officiated. Wolf Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Rev. James Albert and Opal Kelly; and brother, Carey Kelly.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Rachael Wood Kelly; daughter, Lisa Blackwell (Tommy); son, Chris Kelly; and grandchildren, Dent, Corey, Matt, Maygan, Tanner, Shelby and Samuel. He is also survived by a sister, Sylvia Kelly, and brother, John Kelly.

Pallbearers were Mike Gibbs, Jim Kelly, Tommy Blackwell, Dent Kelly, Corey Kelly and Matt Blackwell. Honorary Pallbearers will be Tanner Kelly, Samuel Kelly and Richard Cooksey.

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