She was a member of North Cleveland Baptist Church and was a retired hostess at Shoney’s of Cleveland.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elijah and Retta Liner Kelley; and her brothers: Lester and Virgil Kelley.
Survivors include her daughter, Tamara “TJ” Skyles and husband, Junior Skyles, of Soddy-Daisy; granddaughter, Tasha Whitted and husband, Phillip Whitted of Cleveland; great-grandson, Blake Ethan Whitted of Cleveland; sister, Gladys Arbore and husband, Howard Arbore, of Cleveland; brother, James Kelley and wife, Edna Kelley of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2013, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Dr. Jay McCluskey officiating.
Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with Ross Tarver, Ed Tarver, Bill Tarver, Bob Tarver, Heath Tarver, and Bill Tarver Jr. serving as pallbearers.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The family suggests that memorials be made to North Cleveland Baptist Church Building Fund at 2815 North Ocoee St., Cleveland, TN 37312.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Kelley family guest book at www.fikefh.com.