Joseph Lee Kelley, 76, of Mountain Pine, passed away on August 18, 2021.
He was born in Hamburg on October 18, 1944 to Joseph Edward and Leon Lucille Cundiff Kelley.
Mr. Kelley retired from Weyerhauser as a plywood layup supervisor. He loved the Lord, his family and his country. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed camping, gardening and tending his lawn. He always had time for a chat, and was a great friend to many.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Sarah Jane Kirtley.
His memory will forever live in the hearts of his wife of 56 years, Marilyn “Jodi” Gray Kelley; two daughters, Rita Wilson (Arthur) and Leane Kelley Hardin; one grandson, George Lee Wilson; two granddaughters, Elizabeth Cheyenne Wilson and Kelli Reane Jennings; four brothers, Perry Otto Kelley (Cathy), Lewis Edward Kelley (Linda), Jerry Lane Kelley (Vivian) and Gerald Dean Kelley (Pat); three sisters, Mary Bell Ray, Joyce Ann Jackson and Arlene Kelley Pilgrim (Jerry) along with a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Graveside services will be held Friday, August 20 at 2 p.m. at Hickory Grove Cemetery in Crossett under the direction of Jones Funeral Home, Inc. Visitation will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the cemetery.