Barbara Kelly

Barbara Kelly
Barbara Kelly

Barbara Kelly, 76 of Whiteville, NC passed away on Monday, September 5, 2022 at Columbus Regional Healthcare System, Whiteville, NC.

She was the daughter of the late Mr. Joseph (Joe) Kelly and Mrs. Bertha Frink Kelly of Whiteville, NC.

A walkthrough viewing will be held on Friday September 9, 2022, from 3 to 5pm in The Smith Funeral Home Chapel; followed by Ritualist Rites performed by The Order of Eastern Star.

A Celebration of Life Homegoing Service will be conducted on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at 11:00am from The Brunswick-Waccamaw Missionary Baptist Headquarters 600 Pine Log Road Whiteville, NC with Pastor Algernon McKenzie eulogizing. Burial will follow in the Campground Cemetery. 

Ms. Kelly is survived by her sons: Mr. Gregory Kelly (Cassandra) and Mr. Michael Kelly both of Whiteville, NC, two sisters: Ms. Margie Ree Kelly of Whiteville, NC, and Mrs. Diane Kelly Cokley of Baltimore, MD, four grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends. 

A facial covering is required for viewing and service. 

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