September 26, 2013

Helen Marie Kelley


— Ms. Helen Marie Kelley, 79, of Dalton, passed away Monday, Aug. 12, 2013.

She was the daughter of the late J.A. and Vennie Pierce Kelley; brothers and sister-in-law, Harley and Lillian J. Kelley and Herschel W. Kelley and nephew, Gary Kelley.

Helen was a member of Salem Baptist Church and was retired in 1993 from the phone company.

She is survived by her sister-in-law, Dorothy G. Kelley of Dalton; nieces, Jeanette Routhier of Savannah and Linda Smith of Loudon, Tenn.; niece-in-law, Pricilla Kelley; several great-nieces and great-nephews.

A memorial service will be Saturday at 4 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church with the Rev. Darey Kittle officiating.

The family would like to thank Ridgewood Nursing Manor and Hamilton Hospice for the love and care given to Helen.

Burial was in New Hope Cemetery in Tunnel Hill.

Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com.

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center), is in charge of arrangements.