Barbara L. Kelley, 70 of rural Frankfort, died at 5:54 p.m. August 23, 2017 at her home. She was born November 30, 1946 in Clinton County to Sam & Becky (Bechtel) Thompson. She married William Kelley on May 27, 1967 and he preceded her in death on January 26, 2016. Barbara was a 1964 graduate of Frankfort High School, received a degree from University of Kentucky in 1968 and a Master’s degree from Purdue University in 1972. She began teaching in the Frankfort School system in 1968 and taught for 28 years. Barbara was a member of the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, where she taught Sunday school for many years, participated in the Bible studies, and also led a Bible Study at Wesley Manor for 15 years. She was also a member of Friends of the Manor, past member of Tri Kappa Sorority, Friends of the Library and Retired Teachers and was a Pink Lady for St. Vincent Hospital in Frankfort. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.
Visitation and Services
A Memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 352 W. Clinton, Frankfort, Ind. Friends may visit following the service until 4 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donation may be made to the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church or the Clinton County Cancer Fund.
2 Sons: Travis (Jen) Kelley, and Matthew (Keisha) Kelley both of Frankfort, Sister: Lynn (Dave) Kelso of Chicago, Illinois, Brother: Steve (Vicki) Thompson of Park City, Utah, 3 Grandchildren: Porter, Ryan & Claire Kelley and 3 Step Grandchildren: Brooke, Dallas and Grant Miller.