Martha Pine Kelley
The Guest Book is expired.
Services celebrating the life of Mrs. Martha Pine Kelley, 96, of West Monroe, LA will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 5, 2013 in the chapel of Mulhearn Funeral Home, West Monroe with Rev. Jon Tellifero and Pastor Michael Stravato officiating. Interment will be held in the Kilpatrick's Serenity Gardens Cemetery.
Mrs. Kelley was born on February 18, 1917 in Gansville, LA and passed away on March 2, 2013 in West Monroe, LA. She was a member of First Baptist Church, West Monroe for 62 years, where she was a member of Encouragers L.I.F.E. group. Mrs. Kelley was a school teacher with Ouachita Parish School System, retiring from Lenwil Elementary School. A woman of faith and grace, she loved her Lord, her family and her friends.
Mrs. Kelley was preceded in death by her husband, William Kelley; parents, Walter and Pearl Pine; 5 brothers, Earl Pine, Cecil Pine, Archie Pine, Glen Pine and Jack Pine; and one sister, JoAnna Jones.
She is survived by her daughter, Jan Crozier and husband Gordon of West Monroe, LA; granddaughter, Kelley West and husband Matt of West Monroe, LA; grandson, Cory Crozier and wife Melanie of Shreveport, LA; two great-granddaughters, Mattison West and Rayley West; a Crozier great-grandchild expected to arrive in August; three sisters, Vera Fleek, Aubie Kreusel, and Mary Antilley; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Pine, Don Pine, Foxey Lowery, Rick Brega, Michael Stravato, and Ron Kreusel. Honorary Pallbearers will be Ken Travis and Darrel Jans.
Visitation will be held from 5:00PM until 7:00PM Monday, March 4, 2013 at Mulhearn Funeral Home, West Monroe.
The family would like to thank Dr. Floyd Jones and Karol Handy with Louisiana Hospice for their special care. We would like to give our heartfelt gratitude to Mrs. Kelley's caregivers, our "Angels", for their untiring love and devotion; Teresa Kennon, Debra King, Lois Loyd, and David Turner.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
or a favorite
Online Registry/Condolences: www.mulhearnfuneralhome.com
Mulhearn Funeral Home
West Monroe, LA
Published in The News Star on Mar. 4, 2013