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Carl M. Kelly

April 27, 1938 ~ November 15, 2021 (age 83)


Carl M. Kelly, 93, of Lancaster, passed away on November 15, 2021 at the Fairfield Medical Center. He was born to the late Christopher and Bessie Kelly on April 27, 1928 in Harriman, TN.

Carl served his country as a member of the Navy, Coast Guard, and the Air Force. He belonged to the Masons, Shriners, Lancaster AMVETS Post 1985, VFW Post 1380 and the American Legion Post 11.

He is survived by his wife, Alvah Kelly; sons, Nate Kelly, Brent (Mary) Kelly, and Michael (Brian Strauhn) Kelly; five grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his brothers, twin brother Carlos Kelly, Neal Kelly, Browder Kelly, Tellis Kelly, and Nelson Kelly; sister Hazel Wright; and parents.

Caring Cremation has taken place by the FRANK E. SMITH FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY.

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