Mrs. Kelley was born on July 18, 1930, in Smithfield, North Carolina, to the late George and Lisse Myrtle Casey. She was of the Baptist faith and was retired as a legal secretary from the law firm of King & Spalding in Atlanta.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Rudolph Herald Langdon; a son, Ronald Herald Langdon; her brothers, Jim, Herman, Bill, Bobby, David, Buck, Clifton, and Howard Casey; and her sisters, Louise Crumpler and Jean Koranegia.
She is survived by her husband, Wayne Kelley; her sons, J. Rickey Kelley and Rodney M. Kelley; her grandchildren, Beau and Tara Langdon, Wayne and Amanda Kelley, and Joseph Kelley; and a number of great-grandchildren.
A local visitation will be held at Rainwater Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 5, 2012, from 4 to 6 p.m. Mrs. Kelley’s body will then be returned to North Carolina where she will be laid to rest in the Casey Family Cemetery.
Messages of condolence can be sent to the family at www.rainwaterfuneralhome.com.
Rainwater Funeral Home, Bowdon.