Connie Mae Kelley Bitely, 66, of Gould passed away on July 7, 2016 in Little Rock.

She was a member of Douglas Baptist Church, a homemaker and formerly employed at Bassett Furniture and Karr Oil. She attended high school in Pine Bluff.

Mrs. Bitely was born on September 5, 1949 in Memphis, Tennessee and was the daughter of the late Collis Kelley and Gerneal McAfee Kelley.

Survivors are her husband, Stephen Bitely, Sr., of Gould; two sons, Stephen (Sonya) Bitely, Jr. of Ward, Arkansas and Tim (Christy) Bitely of Monticello; two brothers, Collis “Jack” (Norma) Kelley, Jr. and Johnny (Linda) Kelley all of Pine Bluff, and eight grandchildren; Taylor, Preston, Natalie, Shelby, Jay, Ryan, Taylen and Madison.

Visitation held on July 9 from 5-7 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home. Graveside funeral services held on July 10 at 2 p.m. at Nicholson Cemetery in Tamo with Rev. Skip Kelley officiating.

Memorials may be made to 20th Century Club Lodge, 4011 Maryland Avenue, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204.