John M. Kelly, 61, of Linden died suddenly on Monday, November 12, 2012 at his home. A native of California, he was co-owner with his wife and children or Kelly’s Florist in Fayetteville.
A memorial service was held on Saturday, November 17 at 4 p.m. at Cliffdale Christian Center in Fayetteville. Rev. Elmer Parker and Rev. Josh Goodman officiated. The family received friends for an hour prior to the service at the church.
Mr. Kelly is survived by his wife, Dawn P. Kelly; sons, Joshua and Jacob Kelly of Fayetteville and Ricky and Jamie Kelly of Nevada; daughter, Kristie Kelly of Nevada; sisters, Barbara Kelly of Oregon and Patricia Kelly of California and eight grandchildren. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to O’Quinn-Peebles Funeral Home. Condolences can be made online at www.oquinnpeebles.com.