January 3, 1940 - December 14, 2012
Geraldine Kelly, 72, of Fulton, Mo., died Friday, December 14, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital. Geraldine was born January 3, 1940, in Fulton, the daughter of the late Margaret J. Kemp and Cornell Pasley. Geraldine was married to Sylvester Kelly in Fulton, Mo., who preceded her in death. Geraldine was baptized at an early age at Calvery Baptist Church in Fulton. She was preceded in death by her parents; stepmother Mamie Pasley; sister, Martha J. Gibson; sister-in-law, Odessa Pasley; nephews and great-nephew. She leaves to cherish her memory her step-father, Richard Kemp of Fulton; sisters, Josephine Vaughan (Clarence) of Jefferson City, Mary V. Galbreath of Fulton, Kathy Adams of Florissant; brothers, Cornell Pasley Jr. of Indianapolis, Ind., Victor Pasley (Pamela) of Lake Ozarks, James Pasley (Carolyn) of Willingboro, N.J.; step-daughter, Mignon Piggee; step-son, Junice Kelly; and a special cousin that she thought of as a son, (Triston Childs); a host of aunts, uncles, grandchildren, great- grandchildren, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews and cousins. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., on Saturday, December 22, 2012, at Debo Funeral Home in Fulton. Interment will follow at Southside Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Condolences can be sent by visiting www.debofuneralhome.com.