Gaye Kelley Williams, 97 formerly of Pembroke, departed this life Thursday, April 1, 2021 in the care of The Brian Center-Alleghany. Born January 11, 1924, she is a daughter of the late James and Lula McPherson Kelley.
Gaye is a graduate of Pembroke High School, and a life long and faithful member of Pembroke Christian Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Lula Gaynelle Williams; brothers, Holbert Kelley, and Peck Kelley; and sisters, Eunice Collins, and Robie Kelley.
Left to cherish Gaye’s memory to their hearts are her sons, James Williams (Joann) of Missouri, David Williams (Becky) of Covington, Daniel Williams (Barbara) of Troutville, and Brian Williams (Deanna of Christiansburg); nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and special visitors, Betty and Roger.
There will be a graveside service conducted Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM in Birchlawn Burial Park with Pastor Eddie Kendall officiating. In lieu of flowers and per Gaye’s request, if anyone wishes to make Memorial contributions, please make them to CWF-Pembroke Christian Church. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.kendallfuneralhome.com. The staff of Kendall Funeral Home are honored to be serving the Williams Family.