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Emma Kellams

Saturday, January 28, 2012

PORTAGEVILLE -- Emma Louise Kellams, 84, died Jan. 26, 2012, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti.

Born Jan. 15, 1928, in Pemiscot County, to the late Crit D. and Hettie Ellis Brock, she was a member of the First Baptist Church.

On Feb. 11, 1960, in Piggott, Ark., she married Wallace Kellams who preceded her in death on Aug. 7, 1993.

She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Odell Brock, Wayne Brock and Johnny Brock, and three stepsons, Billy Wayne Kellams, Harold Gene Kellams and Donald Ray Kellams.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Larry S. and Marsha L. Bradfield of Portageville; two daughters, Linda L. Bradfield and Lee Ann Kellams of Dallas; four sisters, Anna Belle McGraw of Cape Girardeau, Thelma Koscak of Springfield, Aljern Blyth of Pontiac, Mich., and Barbara Craft of Austin, Texas; one stepson, Kelly Kellams of Portageville; one stepdaughter, Helen Tanner of Memphis, Tenn.; and two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville with the Rev. Dr. Buck Morton officiating.

Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent at delislefuneralhome.net.

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Memorial contributions

may be made to:

First Baptist Church

608 DeLisle Ave.

Portageville, MO 63873