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Patsy "Pat" Ruth (Gregory) Kelley

August 10, 1936 ~ February 24, 2020 (age 83)

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Mrs. Patsy "Pat" Ruth Kelley, age 83, of Franklin, KY, passed away Monday, February 24, 2020, at 3:15 AM at the Medical Center in Franklin, KY. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home where a funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, February 27th, 2020 with burial to follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin, KY.

Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, February 26, 2020 and 6:00 AM until time of service Thursday at Gilbert Funeral Home. 

Patsy was born August 10, 1936 in Franklin, KY to the late Hiter Jefferson “H.J.” “Bigboy” Gregory and the late Lula Weir Gregory. She was also preceded in death by her brother Tommy Gregory.

Patsy is survived by her husbandof 63 years, Joe Frank Kelley, 2 children, Brad Kelley (Susie) of Franklin, TN and Kent Kelley (Sina) of Franklin, KY, 5 grandchildren, Klay Kelley (Taylor), Caitlin Kelley, Erin Kelley, Kendra Bane (Dillon), Lauren Kelley, 3 great grandchildren, Braden Kelley, Ezra Kelley and Adalynn Kelley.

She was a member at Salmon’s General Baptist Church. She worked as a dental assistant for Dr. B.C. Fuller, receptionist at Graves-Gilbert Clinic, and retired from Commonwealth Brands Tobacco. She enjoyed going to Florida with her husband during the winter months.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE First Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131 or at www.parkinson.org 

Online condolences may be made at www.gilbertfhonline.com and complete obituary may be read and shared on our Facebook page, Gilbert Funeral Home of Franklin, KY.

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February 26, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Gilbert Funeral Home
325 W. Cedar St.
Franklin, KY 42134

Funeral Service
February 27, 2020

11:00 AM
Gilbert Funeral Home
325 W. Cedar St.
Franklin, KY 42134

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