|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1931|
|Death: ||Mar. 26, 2013, USA|
Mr. Stanton Troy Kelley, Sr. age 82 passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at home, with his family at his side.
He was born March 18, 1931 in Beaumont, TX, to Inez Smith Kelley and Valentine Stanton Kelley.He became a Christian at an early age at North End Baptist Church, Beaumont, Tx.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Charles and Bill Kelley and grandparents: George and Mary Ella Kelley and Wesley and Stella Smith.
Survivors include his children: Troy Kelley, Jr. and spouse, Vikki, Judy Kelley, Wesley Kelley and friend Dina, Elizabeth Kelley and fiancÚ, Jeremy Hubbard; Grandchildren: Brandon Tunnell and Melana Kelley of Lumberton. Sister: Margie Christopher and brother-in-law, Jerry Christopher; Numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and extended family and friends and his beloved dog "BoBo".
After graduating from French High School, Troy went into the U.S. Army. He served in the Korean War from 1950 to 1954. He retired from Bethlehem Steel after 35 years of service as a structural fitter. He was a member of the Woodmen of the World, the Boilermaker Union, and the American Legion Post #7.
Funeral services will be in the Claybar Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Claybar Haven of Rest Cemetery, U.S. Highway 90, Beaumont, Texas.
Source: Claybar Funeral Home, Beaumont, Texas
Valentine Stanton Kelley (1897 - 1982)
Inez Smith Kelley (1906 - 2005)
William Cary Kelley (1928 - 2010)*
Stanton Troy Kelley (1931 - 2013)
Charles Henry Kelley (1933 - 2000)*
Haven of Rest Cemetery
Created by: Judy Blacksher
Record added: Mar 27, 2013
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