Jerry B. KELLEY Obituary

Date of Death:

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Funeral Home:

Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home
307 South Palm Avenue
Palatka, Florida, UNITED STATES



Jerry Bradley Kelley age 71, of

Florahome, passed away, Tuesday, August 4, 2009 at home following an

extended illness. A native of Andalusia, Alabama, he had lived in

Florahome since 1968 coming from Ocala. Jerry was the owner and

operator of Traxler Peat Company since 1969. He served as a Putnam

County Commissioner from 1976 to 1982. Jerry was a member of the

Palatka Horesman’s Club and the Florida High School Rodeo

Association and enjoyed offshore fishing. He was a member of

Westside Church of Christ.

Jerry is survived by his wife of 49

years, Wylene Kelley, 2 daughters, Terri Martin-Winn and husband,

Tom of Florahome, Gena Gardner of Flagler Beach, a son, Brad Kelley

and wife, Barbara of Cincinnati, OH, a sister, Elaine K. Myers of

Palatka, 8 grandchildren, Scott Carter, Andy Carter, Jillian Martin,

Kelley Andrews, Kade Gardner, Kamron Gardner, Emma Kelley and Clara


Funeral services will be 10:00 AM,

Saturday, August 8, 2009 at College Road Church of Christ. Burial

will follow in Oak Hill West Cemetery. The family will receive

friends Friday evening from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Johnson-Overturf

Funeral Home in Palatka.

Flowers are gratefully accepted or

memorial donations may be made in his name to Haven Hospice, 6400

St. Johns Avenue, Palatka, FL 32177.

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