Marvin "Baxter" Kelly, 85, passed away on June 19, 2017. Baxter was born on July 19, 1931 in Berea, KY to the late Marvin B and Verna Flannery Kelly.
Retired Leaf Buying Supervisor at Brown and Williamson Tobacco, a former Purdue football player and University of Kentucky graduate. Graduate of Millersburg Military Institute where he was a four-year letterman in three different sports. He was a member of AGR Fraternity, member of RETREDS, and Northeast Christian Church.
Baxter enjoyed fishing at Eagles Nest Park in Fruitland Park, Florida as a Snowbird.
He is preceded in death by his brothers, Jack T. Kelly and Ben E. Kelly; and his first wife, Mildred Whitaker.
Baxter leaves behind to cherish his memory, wife, Kyleen Chinouth Kelly; and son, Mark Kelly.
Funeral Services will be held 7:00 PM Thursday at Northeast Christian Church, 9900 Brownsboro Rd. Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM Thursday until time of service.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Second Chance at Life, P.O. Box 21425, Louisville, Kentucky, 40221.
Published on June 20, 2017