James Alan Kelley “Jamie”, age 64, of Langdale, AL passed away on April 10th, 2022.
Jamie was a member of Sunset Heights Baptist Church in Lanett, AL. He loved leading the choir on Sunday mornings and helping teach the youth about our Lord and Savior. Jamie retired from West Point Pepperell as a Machinist in Fairview Mill. He loved spending time with his family, especially his children and loving wife. He spent a lot of time riding motorcycles with his wife and brother. He also liked painting rocks with gospel verses on them and hiding them along the trail in Langdale so the kids would find them.
Jamie is preceded in death by his parents James G. and Lavara Kelley, and his sister Jeri Black.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years Deborah “Debbie” McDonald Kelley; and two kids, Clayton Alan Kelley and Lindsay Jeri Kelley; brother Robert (Robbie) Kelley; and countless nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 14th, 2022 at 2:00 PM (EST) at Sunset Heights Baptist Church in Lanett, AL. Pastor Chuck Goodwin will officiate. Following church services, there will be a graveside service at Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home in Valley on Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 from 6:00 until 8:00 PM (EST).
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to Chattahoochee Hospice for their wonderful care during this trying time.
If desired, friends and family may make memorial donations to Chattahoochee Hospice.
Please visit Jamie’s Memorial Tribute page at www.johnsonbrownservicefh.com to leave a condolence for his family, share a memory of Jamie, or light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.
Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley directing.