Ruth Underwood Kelley, 93, of Roanoke, Va., and formerly of Monticello, Ark., died peacefully on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Mrs. Kelley was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, J.T. Kelley; and infant son, J.T. Kelley Jr. She is survived by five children, Letitia Kelley Cross, Jeffrey Kelley (Norma), Kitty Kelley Sims (Phil), Joe Kelley (Dianne), and John Kelley (Mary); 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one sister, Betty Lea; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2013, at Grace Cemetery in Ripley, Tenn.
The family would like to thank the staff of Springtree Health and Rehab Center for the wonderful assistance with our mother. We are extremely grateful for their loving care and kindness.