Tuesday, April 22, 2008
SIKESTON, Mo. — Gerald Kellett, 74, of Sikeston died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at his home.
He was born July 8, 1933, in Sikeston, son of Ernest and Rita Mainord Kellett. He married Barbara Campbell, who died June 30, 2006.
Kellett was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of Eagles Aerie 3319 and American Legion.
Survivors include a son, David Kellett of Foley, Ala.; three daughters, Rachel Hadley of Scott City, Pam Allen of Sikeston, Leslie Johnson of Cantonment, Fla.; a brother, Larry Kellett of Sikeston; a sister, Janice Whitehead of Memphis, Tenn.; seven grandchildren; and two great- grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Announcement courtesy of Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.