Laveta Jane Kelley, 76, daughter of Luther Ingle and Tennie Jane Ice Aldridge, was born Nov. 18, 1931, in the Tyrone area. She died Sept. 25, 2008, at her home at Huggins.
She married Earl Curtis Jr. They had two children, Bruce and Brenda.
She married Glenn Weldon Kelley Jan. 1, 1966. They had two children, Bryan and Bonnie.
Mrs. Kelley had a number of jobs over the years. She served as officer in charge of the Huggins Post Office and became postmaster in 1981. She retired from the post office in 1999.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Martha Sue Aldridge and Juanita Gielser; and one brother, Herman Aldridge.
Surviving are her husband of the home; two sons, Bruce Curtis of Houston and Bryan Kelley of Huggins; two daughters, Brenda Curtis Nease of Spartenburg, S.C., and Bonnie Kelley Stallcup of Upton; one brother, Thurman Aldridge of Springfield; one sister, Oneta Holloway of Springfield; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Services were Sept. 29 at the Fairview Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. John Emery officiating. Burial was in the Hickory Ridge Cemetery under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.