November 1, 2015
Date of Service: November 5, 2015
Interment Location: Christus Garden
Brenda Sue Kelley, age 73, of Elizabethton, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 1, 2015 from the Hillview Health Center. Brenda was a native of Carter County and was the daughter of the late Jim Manning and Reba Linebaugh Markland. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Kelley, Jr.; one brother, Charles Manning; and her step father, Carl Markland.
Brenda was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed spending time with her family and loved Elvis.
Those left to cherish her memory include her two sons, John Kelley and wife Starlette, and Wayne Kelley and wife Kim, all of Elizabethton; two daughters, Wendy Watson and husband Mike, of Elizabethton, and Amanda Neece and husband John, of Murfreesboro; seven grandchildren, Kash Kelley, Chris Kelley, Brad Kelley, Kianna Watson, Klacie Watson, Austin Kelley and Kaylee Neece. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
A service to honor the life of Mrs. Brenda Sue Kelley will be conducted at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 in the Chapel of Peace at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton with Rev. Ed Tolley, officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM in the funeral home chapel, prior to the service on Wednesday; or at the residence at any time.
The graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be John Kelley, Wayne Kelley, John Neece, Mike Watson, Chris Kelley, Brad Kelley and Austin Kelley. Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton at 10:15 AM on Thursday, to go in procession.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton is serving the family. Office 423 542-2232, Obituary line 423-543-4917.