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Ella Ovelia Reach Kelley

  • Birth 21 May 1926 Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 19 Nov 2010 Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 117653443

Ella Ovelia Kelley May 21, 1926 - November 19, 2010 Biography Ella (Deda) R. Kelley, 84 went to be with the Lord on November 19, 2010 at Carolina Rehab Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Kelley, brothers Joel and Edward Reach and sister, Yvonne Bowling.

She is survived by sisters, Ruth Crowder and Dora Lee McCool; daughters, Johnnie K. Birk and Jacqueline K. Morgan; sins-in-law, Carl C. Birk, Jr. And Robert J. Morgan, grandson, C. Christian Birk III; granddaughters, Brandy Simon and husband Ted, Kelley M. Birk, Danielle Morgan, Jennifer M. Stewart and husband Warren, great grandchildren, Matthew, Ashley and Daniel Simon and Jackson, Morgan and Becca Stewart.

Before retirement Mrs. Kelley had been employed by The Capital Department Store and Belks.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Research Asociation, 1236 Ginger Crescent, Virginia Beach, VA 23453 or to Friendship Baptist Church Buildng Fund, 3232 Davis Street, Hope Mills, NC 28348

Facts Born:

May 21, 1926 Place of Birtih: Vance, Alabama
Death: November 19, 2010
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Occupation: Retail Sales and Management
Services Graveside Monday November 22, 2010, 11 AM at Cumberland Memorial Gardens

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  • Created by: Donald Rich
  • Added: 26 Sep 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 117653443
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ella Ovelia Reach Kelley (21 May 1926–19 Nov 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 117653443, citing Cumberland Memorial Gardens, Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Donald Rich (contributor 47237248) .