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John Curtis Kelly

John Curtis “Johnny” Kelly, 68 of Sanford passed away Wednesday December 25, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Sunday at Rogers Pickard Funeral Home.

 

Mr. Kelly was born in Sanford, a son of the late Carlyn Walton “Shorty” Kelly and Swannie Powers Kelly. He was preceded in death by siblings, Joyce K. Seago, Patsy K. Worrell, Steve M. Kelly, Richard Lee Kelly, and Edith K. Page.

 

Mr. Kelly is survived by his wife, Ruth P. Kelly; daughter, Danielle Kelly (Ben Meyers) of Sanford; grandson, Gavin Meyers; sister, Katherine K. Graham of Sanford; many nieces and nephews; his fur babies, Lucy and Mico.

 

The family will receive friends beginning at 1:00pm Sunday prior to the funeral service.

 

Memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, 8300 Health Park Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27615; or to FirstHealth Hospice Foundation, 150 Applecross Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

 


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I just heard about your husband. I am sorry. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Mary Lett Jan 16 2020 12:00 AM

Johnnys sister Edie was a friend for 50 years. So sorry for your lost.

Lib Roberts Ocean Isle Beach NC Dec 28 2019 12:00 AM

Edie Johnnys sister was a dear friend of mine for 50 years. So sorry for your loss.

Lib Roberts Ocean Isle Beach NC Dec 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Kelly

Darlene Foster Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Kelly

The Beach Family Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Kelly

Andy & Dorline (Rose) Nelson - Edgewater, Florida Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Kelly

Gail Hart Dec 27 2019 12:00 AM

Ruth and family so sorry for your loss. Sending love and prayers that you will be comforted by family and friends.

Terry Clemmer Dec 26 2019 12:00 AM

Ruth, Thinking of you at this time of sorrow. Love & hugs, Maggie

Maggie Knipple Baldwin Dec 26 2019 12:00 AM

Ruth, So very sorry to hear of John's passing. Our prayers are with you and your family now and always.

Linda and John Paul Johnson Dec 26 2019 12:00 AM

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