Henrietta Kelly Driggers

Driggers, Henrietta Kelly
Apr. 29, 1929 - Oct. 15, 2013
Henrietta Kelly Driggers, 84, of Laurel, FL died October 15, 2013. Henrietta was born April 29, 1929 in South Point, OH to Clarabelle (Walden) and Harvey Lykins. A Venice resident since 1964, she was an elementary and middle school teacher for 31+ years. Henrietta graduated from Marshall University in Huntington, WV with a Bachelors degree in Education. She later received her Masters degree in Education and was an active member of Alpha Delta Kappa Honor Society. She was a member of the American Sewing Guild (The Sew Chics), Sunday school teacher at First Baptist Church, member of the Venice Community Center, and was a master of arts and crafts. She was preceded in death by husbands: William C. Kelly, Everett W. Driggers, daughter Janet Sue Kelly, sisters: Phyllis, Nancy, and Eloise, and brother Darl. Survivors include her daughter, Jean Driggers Fox (Tom) of Venice, FL; sons: William M. Kelly (Mary Alice) of Warsaw, IN, Tim Kelly (Trisha) of Vista, CA, Bill Driggers (BJ) of Franklin, NC, Edward Driggers of Sarasota, FL and Charles Driggers (Wendy) of Brigham City, UT; sisters: Clara Roberts of Milton, FL; Mary Davis of Lansing, MI; Alice Henke of Maryville, TN; 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 PM, Sunday, October 20 at Farley Funeral Home, Venice Chapel. A Funeral Service will be held at 12 PM, Monday, October 21 at First Baptist Church in Venice followed by a Graveside Service at Gulf Pines Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church of Venice, 312 Miami Ave W, Venice, FL 34285. To share a memory visit www.farleyfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Farley Funeral Homes and Crematory
265 South Nokomis Avenue Venice, FL 34285
(941) 474-3291

Published in Herald Tribune from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2013