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Eric Daniel Kelley

February 18, 1953 — May 17, 2024


Eric Daniel Kelley

Eric Daniel Kelley, 71, passed away on May 17, 2024, in Cabot, Arkansas. He was born in Springfield, Missouri on February 18, 1953, to Herndon D. Kelley and Carolyn Brun Kelley.

 Eric was married to his wife, Camille, on November 1, 1980. He was a brick mason for many years when he retired in 2018. Eric has been a member of the Masonic Lodge since 1984 where he was a long serving Chaplain at Cabot Masonic Lodge. Eric could tell you anything you wanted to know about growing flowers and trees. He also loved to read, especially history, and enjoyed the History and Discovery Channels. He was very proud of his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

 Eric was preceded in death by his parents, Herndon Kelley and Carolyn Kelley; brother, David Kelley and sister, Karen Needy.

 Eric is survived by his wife, Camille Kelley; sisters Carolyn Brashers and Rosalind Kraeger; daughters, Shanon (Scott) Key, Amy (David) Pennington; step-daughters, Michelle (John) Mato and Tina Larson; grandchildren Garrett (Emilee), Bridgett and Wyatt Key, Ethan and Aiden Pennington, Anthony, Evan (Tatum) and Savannah Mato and Ashley Larson; great grandchildren Laila and Emma Key, Mackenzy Williams, Kinleigh, Saige and Evalynn Mato and many family and friends.

 Memorial service will be held at Mt. Tabor Methodist Church, 4100 AR Hwy 89, Cabot, Arkansas, at noon Wednesday, May 22, 2024.  To view the online registry visit

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Memorial Service

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Mt Tabor Methodist Church

4100 AR-89, Cabot, AR 72023

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