Meadows Funeral Home
Thomas Weldon O'Kelly
August 23, 2018 From 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Funeral Service
August 23, 2018 at 2:00 pm
Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home
Westlawn Cemetery
Thomas Weldon O'Kelly, age 82, of Gainesville, died on August 20, 2018. He was born in Monroe, Georgia on September 28, 1935 to the late Frances Davis O'Kelly and the late Ernest Welton O'Kelly. He was preceeded in death by his wife, Shirley Jo Smith O'Kelly.
He is survived by his daughter, Donna Franklin of Gainesville; Brother and sister-in-law, Marvin and Ketrina O'Kelly; Grandchildren, Lori Franklin, Andrew and Meredith Franklin all of Gainesville; and Great Grandchildren, Jackson and Arya Franklin.
Thomas retired after 34 years with the Georgia Army National Guard. He was also a Emeritus member of the Masons. Thomas was beloved by his family and friends and will be missed dearly.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 23, 2018, at 2:00pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike Franklin officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Cemetery. Donations can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at or to Solid Rock Baptist Church, 8111 Brown Bridge Road, Covington GA 30014.

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