Originally created 03/09/99

Mrs. Elsie Kelly



Mrs. Elsie Durst Kelly, 83, of Georgetown Court, died Monday, March 8, 1999, at St. Joseph Hospice.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Westover Memorial Park with the Rev. Wayne Bruner officiating.

Mrs. Kelly, a native of Augusta, was a homemaker and had retired as a office professional in the insurance and banking industries. She also retired from the Richmond County Board of Education. She was a 1931 graduate of Tubman High School for Girls and attended Junior College of Augusta. She was a charter member of St. Mark United Methodist Church and was a member of Association of Retired Teachers and Office Personnel. She was a former member of Augusta Junior Woman's Club and a retired volunteer at Humana Hospital.

Survivors include a son, Donald H. Kelly III, Martinez; two daughters, Nancy Kelly Hickman, Martinez, and Candace Kelly Hart, Roswell; a brother, Frank M. Durat Jr., Augusta; and five grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30904, or to St. Mark United Methodist Church, American Heart Association or National Brain Tumor Foundation.

Poteet Funeral Home, Wheeler Road, is in charge of arrangements.