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Luther H. (Jim) Kelly

July 11, 1935 ~ July 5, 2019 (age 83)

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Luther H. (Jim) Kelly (83) passed  away Friday July 5,2019 at the NMMC in Tupelo. He was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Blackland. He was a Mason. He was the manager of the Baldwyn -Booneville Airport for twenty years. He enjoyed fishing, attending church and spending time with his family who he loved dearly. Services will be 3:00 Sunday at Kesler Funeral Home Chapel in Baldwyn with Bro. Ricky Bishop and Bro. Walter Downs officiating. Burial will follow in the Blackland Cemetery. Kesler Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family. Mr. Luther is survived by his wife; Barbara Kelly of Blackland, Daughter; Amy Lindsey (Bud) of Blackland. Son; Bill Kelly (Tammy) of Blackland, Sisters; Edith Morris (Don) of Hattiesburg and Kate Anderson (William) of New Orleans,LA, Brother; Jerry Kelly (Eunice) of Blackland, Special niece and nephew; Michelle & Miles Clement,Son-In-Law; Paul Carter of Blackland, Grandchildren; Kyle, Devan, Drew, Blake, Jimma, Jason, Kristi, April, Kaylee & Samantha, Host of Great-Grandchildren. Preceded in death by : Daughter; Cindy Carter, Brothers; Herman, Robert, Roy & Fred Kelly. Sisters; Mary Smith, Bernie Palmer, Hermie Morgan & Ann Kelly. Pallbearers will be: Greg & Charles Melvin Geno, Danny Joe McAlpin, Deryl & Manfred Saylors, Jimmy Whitehead & Tommy Baragoma. Visitation will be  Saturday from 3:00 until 8:00

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Funeral Service
July 7, 2019

3:00 AM
Kesler Funeral Home, Inc.
116 South Third Street
Baldwyn, MS 38824

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