Mary Kelley

Obituary of Mary Alice Kelley

Mary Alice Kelley, age 74, of Lake Village, AR, died Monday, October 15, 2018 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock, AR.  Mary was born October 8, 1944 in Marked Tree, AR. She is the daughter of the late Orgill Washington and the late Cora Mae (Winningham) Strange.  She married Thomas Andrew Kelley on October 21, 1961.   She was Baptist, and a licensed beautician for 40 plus years.

Preceded in death by her two brothers, Thomas Strange, Ricky Strange, two sisters, Flora Mae Kent, and Gladys Wilson.


She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Thomas Andrew Kelley, of Monticello, AR, one daughter, Gina White and husband, Danny, of Monticello, AR; two sons, James Kelley of Lake Village, AR and Terry Kelley Sr. and wife, Tammy, of Dermott, AR;  Four sisters, Edith Phillips of Marked Tree, AR, Linda Anderson of Truman, AR, Joyce Adams of Bryant, AR and Audrey Sanders of Truman, AR; three brothers, Gene Strange of Payneway, AR, Charles Strange of Marked Tree, AR and Jimmy Strange of Cabot, AR. She has fifteen grandchildren, Nicole Padilla, Corie Kelley, Andrew Kelley, Dana Ray, Terry Kelley Jr, Donna Thompson, Cristan Kelley, Ariel Kelley, Payton Kelley, Danielle White, Hunter White, Brandi Smith, Jacob Morgan, Molly Henderson, and Sarah Morgan; Fourteen great-grandchildren , Madyson Guthrie,  Myles Guthrie, Baylie Shull, Hannah Kelley, Veda Kelley, Jackson Ray, Rosemary Kelley, Dakota Harmon, Noah Henke, Abigayle Morgan, MJ Henderson, Markie Henderson, Laken Golden and Everleigh Cater, as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.


Visitation will be 10:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 20, 2018 with Funeral Services following at 11:00 a.m. at Bishop-King Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery in Monticello, Arkansas under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.