Thomas Edward Kelly was the second of five children born in St. Thomas in Bolton, MS on October 29, 1957 to the late Robert Dennis and Velma Dennis.
He received his education at Raymond High School. His favorite team was the Dallas Cowboys. He confessed Christ as his personal Savior and was baptized at an early age at St. Thomas M. B. church under the leadership of Rev. R. W. West. he worked for Mississippi Valley Gas and a few years in Texas. He was a long time dedicated worker for Mississippi College in Clinton, MS for over 30 years.
He was called home to be with the Lord Thursday morning, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 a. m. at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS.
He is survived by his wife Alma Kelly, son Shawn Kelly (Kimberly); step-children Teresa Knot (Kelvin), Michael Hudson; four siblings, Robert Kelly (Loretta), Margaret Ann Dennis, Valery Johnson (Donald), and Audrey Mack (Ronald); two grandchildren, Torreze Stewart Kelly and Shamecia Stewart Kelly; six aunts, Mary L. Harper, Thelma Maxie, Herticena Collier, Mary Bell Harper, Odessa White and Ruby Kelly; three brothers-in-law, four sisters-in-law, and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.