Doris Oakes Kellum

December 5, 1927 ~ November 26, 2020 (age 92)


Doris Oakes Kellum, 92, passed away Thursday, November 26, 2020 at Indywood Glen in Greenwood.  Graveside services are 11 A.M., Wednesday, December 2 at Odd Fellows cemetery with Rev. Billy Ray Stonestreet officiating.

Doris was born in the Gravel Hill community of Carroll County, raised in Money, MS and Graduated from Greenwood High School in 1946.  She had worked for Whittington Dry Goods and GMAC for many years before her retirement.  She was a member of First Baptist Church in Greenwood for many years.  Mrs. Kellum loved to bowl, travel, work in her yard, and was an avid Ole Miss Fan.

The widow of W. L. Kellum, Jr., she is survived by a son, Bill Kellum (Kim) of Greenwood; a grandson, Kell Kellum of Water Valley; a granddaughter; Karyn Curtis Kellum of Oxford; a brother, Donald Oakes of Cherokee Village, AR; two special nieces, Pat Lovern of Money and Margo Goss of Jackson.

Pallbearers will be Crump Britt, Dr. Todd Fincher, Johnny Serio and Johnny Jennings

A special word of Thanks to the staff of Indywood Glen, especially Georgia Swinney.

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Graveside Service
December 2, 2020

11:00 AM
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Carrollton Ave.
Greenwood, MS 38930

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