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Betty Marie Kelley

Betty Marie Kelley, 92, of Moorefield, WV, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 5:30 pm. 

Beloved wife of the late Oliver Preston Kelley.  She is survived by her children, Emory Kelley and daughter-in-law Pamela Kelley; Jeffrey Kelley; Catherine Kelley and her family and Chester Kelley.  Her daughter Pearl preceded her in death a few years earlier.  In addition to her children, she is survived by her grandchildren, Dawn Taylor and her family; Jo Huffman; Matthew Nelson; Jacob Kelley and his family; Jonah Hose and many great great grandchildren.

Betty was a devout Christian who loved the Lord and her family.  She has gone home to be with the Lord, her husband and daughter who preceded her earlier.  Anyone who knew Betty knew she did everything for her family.  She loved cooking, spending time in the garden and especially time with her grandchildren, great and great great grandchildren before moving into the nursing home where she lived out the rest of her days.

A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 1:00pm at Olivet Cemetery on Olivet Drive in Moorefield, WV with Pastor Dan Sterns officiating.  Due to COVID-19, it is required that everyone who attends must wear a mask.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the EA Hawse Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility, P.O. Box 70, Baker, WV 26801 in her memory.  If you are making a donation, please make your check out to EA Hawse and note on the check “Resident Council” this will ensure that your donation is placed in the appropriate fund.

Her arrangements are under the direction of Elmore Funeral Home.