Donnell John Kelly “Pops” (74) of Lewisburg past away on October 31st 2021. He was born on September 28th, 1947 in Brooklyn NY. He was the grandson of “Pa” Richard J Mulhern of Brooklyn NY. He was the son of Hellen Garvey and Thomas Garvey of Long Island, NY. He is survived by his beloved wife, the wonderful Melissa Sanchez Kelly. He is also survived by three sons and three daughters. Katie Agnello (Robert) of Grand Island NY, Richard Kelly of Lewisburg TN, Nelly Steagall (Billy) of Normandy TN, Emmy Steagall of Lewisburg TN, Billy Kelly of Normandy TN, and Mike Williams (Misty) of Shelbyville TN. He is also survived by his sister Moira Kelly of Rockville, MD. He was proceeded in death by a grandson, Trinity Steagall and a granddaughter, Rebecca Agnello. He is survived by his grandchildren Gabe Agnello, Denver Kelly, Katie Kelly, Dylan Kelly, Drew Steagall, Gaven Steagall, Garrett Smith, Haley Steagall Parrish, Grace Steagall, David Steagall, Bo Williams, Emma Williams and Nate Zimmerman. He is survived by 9 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was a long-time employee of Kantus in Lewisburg TN. He graduated from Bayside High School in 1965 with honors, Niagara University in 1969 on the Dean’s list, and The Nashville School of Law in 2007 at the age of 60.
Family and friends of Donnell will gather November 10th at Bills McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home in Lewisburg Tennessee from 2pm to 5pm followed by a memorial service at 5pm.
Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home is assisting the family with cremation arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.billsmcgaugh.com