Frank E. Kelly, Jr. 85, of Roanoke went home to be with the Lord Thursday, October 14, 2021. He was predeceased by his parents, Frank E. Sr. and Leah Pugh Kelly; son, Frank E. Kelly, III; grandparents, Henry Clay and Lizzie Kelly; and sisters, Iris Gray and Brenda Satterfield.
Frank was a devoted member and trustee at Fellowship Baptist Church.
Surviving are his loving wife, Betty Kelly; son, Terry (Angie) Kelly; daughters, Delaine (Richard) Newcomb, Robyn (Julian) Smith, Kathryn (John) Thieben, Alison (Leon) Perdue (also known as Alicat); sisters, Linda Howell and Glenda Kelly; twelve grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; and many members of his church family.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorials be made to Fellowship Baptist Church 929 Murray Avenue Roanoke, Va 24013.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 am Monday, October 18, 0221 at Simpson Funeral Home 5160 Peters Creek Road by Pastor Mark Manning. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family respectfully asks that visitors wear face coverings. The family will receive friends from 3-5 pm Sunday, October 17, 2021 at Simpson Funeral Home. (540)366-0707