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Hershel Leon Kelton
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1924
Fulton County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 2006
Craighead County
Arkansas, USA

Hershel Leon Kelton, 81, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006, in NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, AR.

Born at Salem, AR., on Dec. 12, 1924, he spent the majority of his life in the Caraway area.

He was a retired farmer and a member of the Buffalo Chapel Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Irene Kelton; one son, Donnie Kelton; and one grandson, Ted Kelton.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Ruby Riley Kelton of the home; a son, Ron Kelton and his wife Cheryl of Jonesboro; daughter-in-law, Kim Kelton of Caraway; two grand-children, Kimberley Kelton Jaco and her husband Jim of Austin, Texas, and Kris Kelton of Caraway; and four great-grand-children.

A celebration of his life was held in Gregg Funeral Home Chapel at Monette. Burial was in Caraway Cemetery.

Family links: 
  William Leslie Kelton (1902 - 1988)
  Irene Jane Gardner Kelton (1901 - 1976)
  Ruby Riley Kelton (1927 - 2010)
  Donnie Wayne Kelton (1949 - 2006)*
  Carrie Beulah Kelton Barnett (1923 - 2009)*
  Hershel Leon Kelton (1924 - 2006)
  Mary Lou Kelton (1936 - 1936)*
  Kenneth Dale Kelton (1939 - 1939)*
  Leslie Glenn Kelton (1941 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Caraway Cemetery
Craighead County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Oct 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21957054
Hershel Leon Kelton
Added by: Irene Fawcett Orr
Hershel Leon Kelton
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- Sandra
 Added: Oct. 4, 2007

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