2008-04-24 / Obituaries

Johnny Carl Kellis

Memorial services for Johnny Carl Kellis, 77, Chandler, will be held at a later date. Arrangements are with Boren-Conner Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

Mr. Kellis died April 14, 2008, at his residence.

He was born Dec. 6, 1930, in Longview to the late Carey Karl and Laura Estelle Webb Kellis and served in the Marine Corps. He was a truck driver and had worked in law enforcement in Jacksonville and with the sheriff's department in Clarksville. He also served as constable in Whitehouse. He was preceded in death by son, Thomas Wayne Kellis.

Survivors include sons, Johnny Carl Kellis Jr., Johnny Wayne Kellis, Ricky Carl Kellis and Robert Dewayne Kellis; daughters, Janet Leigh, Connie Lynn Kellis, Teresa Jean Kellis, Donna Abbott and Patricia Ann Jackson; brothers, Dean Kellis and Bill Kellis; sisters, Margaret Grimes, Carol Shahin, Bonnie Thomson, and Shirley Clifton; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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