Updated: Fri 6:50 AM, May 03, 2013
January 31, 1924 – May 1, 2013
Homer Hugh Kelly went to be with the lord on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Visitation is scheduled Sunday, May 5, 2013 from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Hillier Funeral Home in Bryan, with private burial at a later date in San Antonio, Texas.
Hugh was born January 31, 1924 in Yazoo County, Mississippi. He was a Naval Veteran of WWII, where he served aboard aircraft carrier Shangri La'. He retired from Halliburton in 1983, where he worked as a Geologist for 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Letha Faye Kelly; his parents, Homer and Lillian Kelly; his brother, Dale Kelly; and his son, Ronald Lee Kelly.
Left behind by his passing are his brother, Lamar Kelly; his sister, Elaine Stampley; and his sons, Jack Ray Kelly, A. Gene Kelly and Hugh Scott Kelly.
Hugh enjoyed fishing, working on his house and yard; and he will be remembered for his eagerness to help his neighbors with their yard work. He will be missed by all who knew him.
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