Mr. Stanley Wayne Kelley, Sr., age 73, of Rome, GA, passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021, at his residence. Mr. Kelley was born in Floyd County, GA on September 3, 1947, son of the late Clarence M. Kelley and the late Inez Garland Kelley. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Floyd Kelley. Before his retirement, Mr. Kelley was a self-employed truck driver and heavy machine operator. He was of the Christian faith. Survivors include his wife, Linda Ann Bradshaw Kelley, Rome, to whom he was married on December 27, 1967; 2 sons, Stanley Wayne Kelley, Jr. (Michelle), Silver Creek, and Jason Wayne Kelley (Dondra), Cave Spring; 4 granddaughters, Morgan Kelley, Lauren Kelley, Lexie Kelley and Sara Kate Kelley; 4 sisters, Jennie Sue Trammell, Cedartown, Mary Ellen Reynolds (Charles), Covington, Linda Eden, Rome, and Christine Childers, Lindale; nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2pm on Friday, April 2, 2021, in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Rev. Brandon Bruce officiating. Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park, South. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 1, 2021, from 5pm until 7pm at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. Pallbearers are to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Friday by 1:30pm and include: Tonnie Allen, Jimmy Miller, Jimmy Keithley, Jamie Thomas, Ronnie Beck, Joel Dempsey, Gary Burkhalter and Johnny Mooney. Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of funeral arrangements.
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