Ruby Sue Kelly
April 4, 1914 - March 25, 2014
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 1:22 PM
Ruby Sue Kelly
passed away March 25, 2014. She was born April 4, 1914 in Happy, TX to
H.N. (Wes) and Ruth Rodgers Key.
At a very early age her family moved to
Gomez where she lived until 2008 when she and her husband relocated to
Rockwall to be close to her daughter. She attended Gomez school where
she graduated in 1931. She married Denver Andrew Kelly on November 28,
1931. She was a farmer’s wife who loved to garden, cook, can and freeze
the bounties from their truck patch. Her flower gardens were so pretty
people would come to a stop on the highway to get a better look. After
almost 78 years of marriage, Denver preceded her in death in 2009.
is survived by son: Royce Kelly and wife Charlotte of Ft. Worth, TX;
daughter: Patricia Benton and husband Darrell of Rockwall, TX;
grandchildren: Cindy Gano, Kelly Murphy, Tricia Kurtz, Tim Murphy, Craig
Kelly, Sharla Trice, Stanley Noblett, Tammy Harvey and Kelly Scott
Noblett; 21 great-grandchildren, 13 great great-grandchildren, and
numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband,
her parents, sisters: Imogene Key, Wanda Hall, and Tommie Kelly;
daughter: Betty Brown; grandson: Mike Kelly; and great-grandson: Brad
Funeral services will be held 1:00pm Saturday, March 29,
2014, at First Baptist Church in Brownfield, TX. Interment will follow
in Terry County Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends
Friday from 5:00 to 7:00pm at Brownfield Funeral Home, 120 West Tate
St., Brownfield, TX 79316 phone 806-637-3555. Arrangements for Mrs.
Kelly are by Rest Haven Funeral Home, Rowlett, TX.