EAST PALESTINE – Barbara A. Kelly, 67, of Padgett Road, formerly of state Route 170, passed away at 4 a.m. Tuesday Feb. 19th, 2013 at the St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Boardman Campus, where she had been a patient.
Barbara was born July 2, 1945 in Bellaire, a daughter of the late Willard and Doris Buchanon Cordery. She had been employed as a waitress with area restaurants, most recently with 7 & 14 Restaurant.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry L. Kelly, Sr. and a son, Robert C. Kelly .
She is survived by three daughters, Tina Lambright, East Palestine, Joy Veon, Tampa, Fla., and Tracy Goddard, New Waterford; and two sons, Terry Kelly, Gilbert, S.C., and Larry Kelly, Lugoff, S.C.; twenty-two grandchildren, and sixteen great-grandchildren. Mrs. Kelly also leaves two sisters, Donna Bess, Shadyside, and Kimberly Harsher, Bellaire, and four brothers, Gary Cordery, Wheeling, W.Va., Robert, William, Jr., and Donald Cordery, all of Martin’s Ferry.
The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, with Rev. Jeff Schoch of Abundant Life Fellowship, New Waterford, officiating. Burial will follow in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens, New Waterford. Friends will be received at the funeral home from 1-3 and 6-9 p.m. Thursday.