Lonnie Faye Kelley, 63, of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, passed away, July 9, 2019 at his home.
He was born in Hamburg, Arkansas on June 9, 1956; son of George and Alma May (Smith) Kelley. Lonnie spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was united in marriage to Mary R. Crotts on June 18, 2005, in Hamburg, Arkansas. Lonnie was a veteran of the U.S. Army and spent his working years as a handyman. He loved anything outdoors such as fishing and swimming.
Lonnie is survived by his wife, Mary Kelley of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas; two sons, Troy Kelley of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas and Matthew Schoonover of Kansas; three daughters, Nikki Gray Kelley and April S. Kelley of Texas, and Maryania Kelley of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas; four grandchildren, Triston Amerson, Kaitlyn Gray, Darrin Gray and Luna Ross of Texas; sisters, Georgie Maye Brown of Crossett, Arkansas, Hazel Kelley of Jacksonville, Florida, and Beatrice Marcussen and husband Gaylon of Rogers, Arkansas; brothers, Raymond Kelley and wife Brenda of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, Wesley Kelley of Ravenden, Arkansas, Chester Kelley and wife Peggy of Crossett, Arkansas, Steve Kelley and wife Lisa of Monticello, Arkansas, and Henry Kelley and wife Tammy of Crossett, Arkansas.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Alma Kelley; stepfather, Johnnie Kelley; brothers, Larry Thorpe Kelley and Cecil Kelley; and two stillborn sisters.
Memorial services were held with close family on Saturday, July 13 at Strawberry River.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral and Memorial Service of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.