Mary Lee Kelley Stafford, 76, of Hamburg, died on April 4, 2018.
She was a 1959 graduate of Hamburg High School, a member of Southside Baptist Church, and a dietary manager for more than 20 years, having worked for the Hamburg Nursing Home, Pinewood Health and Rehabilitation Center and Stonegate Villa Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Stafford loved her children and grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Malvin “Monk” and Willie Nadine Stell Kelley, and a brother, Don Kelley.
She is survived by two sons, Billy W. “Bubba” Stafford, Jr. and wife, Candie, and Scotty Stafford all of Hamburg; two daughters, Robin Stafford of Hamburg and Gayle Shepherd and husband, Eddie, of Gould; three sisters, Mary “Tilly” Mann, Faye Wallace and husband, Emmitt, and Ann Brooks and husband, Steve, all of Hamburg; nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, April 5 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home in Hamburg.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 7, at 2 p.m. at the Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Josh Luellen officiating. Burial will be in the Promise Land Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Aaron Cunningham, Trae Shepherd, Hunter Stafford, Dakotah Stafford, Willey Powell, Zackery Griffith, Jay Griffith, Tyler Stafford and Hayden Stafford. Honorary pallbearers are Hamburg High School Class of 1959.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 901 N. University Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72207.