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Mr. Willie James Kelsie II was born on February 24, 1942 in Nashville, Georgia to the late Mr. Willie Kelsie and the late Mrs. Fannie Mae Kelsie.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son: Clarence Riley; one sister: Christine Kelsie; three brothers: Wilburt Kelsie, Jackie Kelsie and Johnnie B. Kelsie; and one sister-in-law: Parthenia Kelsie.
He leaves to cherish precious memories his loving wife: Mrs. Betty Lue Kelsie; one daughter: Betty E. Dye (Bernard); three sons: Willie J. Kelsie III (Kim), Travis J. Kelsie (Courtney), and Joe Riley (Teresa), all of Valdosta, Georgia; one sister: Willie Dell Edith (Otis) of Stockton, Georgia; one brother: Donald Kelsie (Sonja) of Valdosta, Georgia; seven grandchildren: Symone Neloms (Darrick), Joseph Neloms, Deja Rivers, Malik Dampier, Amari Kelsie, Jamal Kelsie and Travis Kelsie; eight great-grandchildren: Jadon Neloms, Tyler Neloms, Shalon Ceaser, Demya Ceaser, Faith Ceaser, Jayhanna Neloms, Jaylen Neloms, and Gavin Battles; two God-daughters: Winfred Brown and Charlsie Bennett; and many other nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends Bishop Horace Brown, Sr., Deacon Jerome Williams and
Deacon Moses McCuthin friends.
Home-Going celebration will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday April 15, 2017 at Our Daily Bread Gospel Tabernacle Church in Valdosta Ga. The Family will receive all other family and friends on Friday April 14, 2017 from 12-8 P.M. at Harrington's Funeral Home.

A special Thanks to the staff of Heritage House in Valdosta, Georgia.
Published on April 13, 2017
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