She received her formative education in the Webster Parish school system and a graduate of Minden High School Class of 1982.
Dorothy accepted Christ at an early age. She was a member of the Holmes Memorial Temple.
Dorothy Kelly departed this earthly life on April 25, 2015. She was preceded in death by her mother, Almer Shyne; brother, Billy Shyne; grandparents, T. J. and Essie Mae Walker and Dave and Fannie Shyne; uncles, Sammy Shyne, Otis Shyne, Curtis Shyne, Kaiser Shyne, and Jessie Green; aunts, Mable Lee Williams, Effie D. Harris, and Louise Green; and mother-in-law, Dorothy L. Kelly.
Dorothy leaves to cherish her memories, her loving husband, Dennison V. Kelly Sr.; father, Robert Shyne of Minden; son, Dennison Kelly, Jr.; three sisters, Jacqueline Taylor, Jasmine Taylor, and Takeria Kelly, all of Minden; brother, Dewayne Shyne of Minden; sisters, Patricia Shyne of Minden, Debra Thomas of Dallas, Cynthia Shyne of Minden, Juanita Allen (Brian) of Minden; aunt, Mary Durham of Minden; uncles, J. C. Coleman of Corvina, California, James Walker of Minden, and C. W. Walker (Yuuko) of Aurora, Colorado; sister-in-law, Denise Shyne of Ft. Worth; and a host other relatives and friends.
Homegoing Celebration Service for Dorothy Gale Shyne Kelly will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 2, at St. Rest Baptist Church with Superintendent Roy C. Hill, pastor of Holmes Memorial Temple, officiating. Interment will follow at the Springhill C.M.E. Cemetery. Services are entrusted to Kennon’s Mortuary.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., Friday, May 1, in Kennon’s Mortuary Chapel and family hour will be from 6 until 7 p.m. at Holmes Memorial Temple.
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