Charles Robert Kelly Sr., 69, of Qulin passed away July 19, 2012 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Kelly was born January 16, 1943 in Hollister, MO  He was a lifetime resident of Butler County and was a member of Calvary Community Church. 

Mr Kelly had served in the US Navy and was a truck driver.  He enjoyed auctions, singing in Quartets, preaching, attending church, and had pastored several Baptist Churches. 

On May 4, 1963 he married Dixie Norris Kelly in Mansfield, Ohio, she survives. 

Also surviving are children; Sarah Norman of Qulin, Rebecca Tanksley of Qulin, and Charles Kelly Jr. of Qulin; a sister, Kathryn Moore of Poplar Bluff and 9 grandchildren

There will be a memorial visitation Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Calvary Community Church 213 East Victor Street Poplar Bluff, followed by a service at 1PM with Pastor Shelvie Stephens officiating.