Mildred "Millie" Louise Kelley

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Mildred "Millie" Louise Kelley, a resident of Berryville, was born Sept. 23, 1936 in Mentor, Ohio, a daughter of Charles E. and Anna (Tasker) Lepley. She died on Jan. 19 in St. Louis, Mo., at the age of 73.

Mrs. Kelley was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church on Rockhouse Road in Eureka Springs. She was a line worker for the Swift poultry plant.

On Oct. 12, 1985, Millie married Richard Kelley who survives her of the home. She is also survived by three daughters, Patricia Purcell of Huntsville, Angela and husband Mike Eastwood of Huntsville and Quata Plymala of Kansas City, Kan.; 17 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one step-daughter, Darla and husband Daren Parker of Blue Eye, Mo.; one step-son, James Kelley and wife Darlene of Berryville; one sister, Doris Parker of Berryville; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, three brothers and two step-sons.

Funeral services were held on Jan. 23 at the Freewill Baptist Church in Eureka Springs. Interment followed in the Reddick Union Chapel Cemetery in Garfield under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at