EAST MEADOW, NY — Mr. Robert Lee Kelly, age 90, died at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, Long Island, NY.
He was born in McCormick County September 15, 1923 to the late John and Sudie Settles Kelly. He moved to New York in the late 1950's and worked for Cutler-Hammer Corp. for over 27 years until his retirement.
Surviving are a son, Terrance O. Kelly; two brothers, Henry Kelly and Clarence Kelly; two granddaughters, Verronda J. Kelly Canty (Keith Jr.) of Simpsonville, SC and Laneshia L. Kelly of McCormick, SC; two great-grandchildren, Kerry M. Canty and Jatin A. Posey and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Preceding him in death were his wife, Gussie Mae Watson Kelly; brothers, Robert L. Kelly, Elijah Kelly and Elissah Kelly; sisters, Mrs. Mary Kelly Smith, Mrs. Josephine Kelly Brown, Mrs. Lillie Kelly Talbert and Mrs. Marie Kelly Hardy.
Services are Monday at 2 p.m. at Springfield AME Church with the Pastor Rev. Robert Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family is at the home of Mrs. Moline Harrison on Prince Road in McCormick.
Walker Funeral Home is in charge.