James Wayne Pelly

September 4, 1952 ~ June 28, 2020 (age 67)

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James Wayne Pelly, 67, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Sunday, June 28, 2020 at 4:10 A.M. at Hillcreek Rehab & Care in Louisville.

He was born September 4, 1952, in Adair County, a member of Columbia Christian Church, retired from Ingersoll Rand, served in the National Guard, loved to fish and sing.

His father, James Clyde Pelly and a son, James Dewayne “Garfield” Pelly preceded him in death.

Survivors include:

His mother – Louise Stone Pelly of Columbia

His wife – Vocal Huddleston Pelly of Columbia

One son – Paul Pelly of Columbia

One brother – Bobby Joe Pelly of Columbia

One sister – Kathy Rodgers of Columbia

One grandchild – Isiah Pelly

Three step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren

Several other relatives and friends

Funeral service – Wed., July 1, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Adam Shepard officiating

Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery

Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Tuesday

The Healthy at Work Guidelines issued by the State will be followed

Casket Bearers:  Danny Stone, Billy Stone, Bobby Joe Pelly, Jeff Rodgers, Jared Rodgers, Bryce Bechtel, Mark Huddleston

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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June 30, 2020

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

Funeral Service
July 1, 2020

11:00 AM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

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