Martha Belle Kelly - February 5, 2008

Martha Belle Piboin Kelly, 73, passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 5, 2008 in her residence.    A life long resident of Lake Charles, Martha was a 1953 graduate of LaGrange High School.  She was owner and operator of Kelly's Antiques and Gifts for almost three decades.  A member of Sale Street Baptist Church, she enjoyed tending her roses, crocheting, sewing, collecting antiques and glassware but she especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.    She is survived by her son Glen Charles Kelly and wife Lavelle; grandchildren Marlena Kelly and Devan Kelly; brother Fred Pibon Jr.,  all of Lake Charles.    She is preceded in death by her parents Fred and Minnie Piboin; husband Charles Edward Kelly.    Funeral services will be at 10 am, Friday, February 8, 2008 in Johnson Funeral Home.  Dr. Charles Kimball and Rev. Jake Crowell will officiate.  Burial will be in Highland Memory Gardens.  Visitation will be in the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 9 pm and from 8 am on Friday.