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Kelley, Odie Jr.

Kelley, Odie Jr.

Posted: Monday, August 18, 2008 3:02 pm

wcp Odie Kelley Jr., 68, of Greenfield, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008, at his daughter’s residence in Palmersville. Services were held 4 p.m. Friday at Gallimore Funeral Home, with the Rev. Billy Garner officiating. Jeffrey Hutcherson, Jeremy Kelley, Brandon Earls, Andrew Kelley, Matthew Kelley, Bobby Cannon and Curtis Whitney served as honorary pallbearers. Kelley was born April 24, 1940, in Linden, son of the late Odie Sr. and Golden Arnold Kelley. He worked for 26 years as a machinist at Leland-Powell. Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Carolyn Dildine Kelley; two sons, Cory Kelley of Greenfield and Kevin (Julia) Kelley of Newport, N.C.; two daughters, Deborah (Curtis) Settles of Palmersville and Regina (Mike) Burroughs of Greenfield; two sisters, Virginia Sanders and Margaret Galego, both of Martin; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bill Kelley and Ross Kelley.

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