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Jessie Loretta Skiles Kelly
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Birth: Jul. 1, 1891
Williamson County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1978
Texas, USA

Services for Mrs. Jessie L. Kelly, 86, of Brownwood are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday in Davis-Morris Funeral Home, the Rev. J. B. Everett officiating. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park.

Mrs. Kelly died Tuesday afternoon in a local nursing home following a lengthy illness.

She was born July 1, 1891 in Georgetown and married Littleton Norman Kelly of Brownwood July 19, 1913. She was a homemaker, a Baptist, and had lived most of her life in Brown County including eight years in Bangs.

Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Mildred Lewis of Blanket, Mrs. Exa Mae Vogel of Bangs, Mrs. Catherine Shugart of Ohio; three sons, Clyde Kelly of Springfield, Mass., Charles Kelly of Colorado Springs, Colo., Robert Kelly of Fort Worth; seven brothers, Ellis Skiles of Llano, Charles Skiles of Missouri, Alva Skiles of Murchison, Truman Skiles of Dallas, Robert Skiles of Portland, Ore., and A. J. Skiles and Albert Skiles, both of San Antonio; two sisters, Mrs. Josephine Pierce of Alaska, Mrs. Elizabeth Buckner of Rockport; 25 grand-children; 35 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

Her husband [Littleton Norman Kelly] preceded her in death.
Family links: 
  Charles Vesta Skiles (1867 - 1957)
  Loretta Virginia Simmons Skiles (1874 - 1957)
  Littleton Norman Kelly (1890 - 1969)
  Mildred Alleen Kelly Lewis (1914 - 2005)*
  Exa Mae Virginia Kelly Vogel (1917 - 2001)*
  Jessie Loretta Skiles Kelly (1891 - 1978)
  Ellis M Skiles (1893 - 1978)*
  Truman Vesta Skiles (1901 - 1983)*
  Francis Skiles (1910 - 1950)*
  Elizabeth Martha Skiles Buckner (1913 - 2001)*
  Mary Josephine Skiles Pierce (1913 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Eastlawn Memorial Park
Brown County
Texas, USA
Created by: Mary K
Record added: Aug 16, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5039175
Jessie Loretta <i>Skiles</i> Kelly
Added by: Mary K
Jessie Loretta <i>Skiles</i> Kelly
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Great Aunt Jessie. Always kind to me. I loved her.
- Jerry Carley
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014

- Johnny Egger
 Added: Apr. 30, 2003
With fond memories of my Grandma Kelly.

- Mary
 Added: May. 4, 2001

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