Obit: Lillian Kelley

Obit: Lillian Kelley

March 7th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Lillian Bush Kelley, 93, of Chattanooga, died Monday, March 4, 2013.She served as a counselor in Wesleyan Service Guild and womens Society of Christian Service, held offices including president of Dalewood Lioness Club and Chattanooga Area Council of Lioness Clubs; president of Friendship Class at Brainerd United Methodist Church. She has been a member of Brainerd United Methodist Church since 1941.She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Ceth "Joe" Kelley; parents, Isaac Walker Bush and Louise Smith Bush.She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Louise (Robert) Tatum; sister Edith Shores; several nieces and nephews; and her devoted caregiver, Mary Lou Shipley.Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, in the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with the Rev. Genevieve DeHoog officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.Family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Brainerd United Methodist Church Building Fund, 4315 Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37411; or Hospice of Chattanooga, 4411 Oakwood Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416.Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanoogaeastchapel.com.Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home East Chapel, 404 S. Moore Road Chattanooga.