Obituary – Gloria Faust Kelley

Published 9:23 am Friday, January 10, 2020

Gloria Faust Kelley, 69, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital – North Mississippi in Oxford. 

The funeral service will be held Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at 4:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home The visitation will be held at 2:30 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Gloria was a teacher and director at the South Lamar Baptist Church Daycare. After retiring from the daycare, she worked with her husband at Kelley’s Electrical Services. 

Mrs. Kelley is survived by her husband of 50 years, Gary Kelley, of Water Valley, Miss.; two daughters, Amanda Pruitt (Paul), of Como, Miss., and Angela Lyons (Jake), of Pearl, Miss.; son, Gregory Kelley (Melinda), of Belton, Mo.; four sisters, Nancy Smith, of Oxford, Carol Thweatt, of Oxford, Billie Hudgins, of Oxford, and Nona Crater, of Victoria, Texas; four brothers, Harvey Faust, of Olive Branch, Miss., Charlie Faust, of Verona, Miss., Vernon Faust, of Tula, Miss.,  and Kenny Faust, of Arkansas; nine grandchildren, G. W. Kelley, Marianne Cook, Carolyn Kelley, P.J. Pruitt, Bradley Pruitt, Miles Kelley, Gracie Lyons, Asher Lyons and Addison Lyons and one great-granddaughter, Bridget Kelley.

Memorial contributions in Mrs. Kelley’s memory may be made to the Thrive Youth Program, c/o South Lamar Baptist Church, 2885 South Lamar Blvd., Oxford, MS 38655.

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