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Johnathan Michael Martin Kelley

Johnathan Michael Martin Kelley, 25, of Cleveland, died Nov. 24, 2017.

Born in Hall County on May 31, 1992, he was the son of Cliff Kelley and Teresa Pilcher Kelley of Alto. Mr. Kelley was a general manager with Dairy Queen of Habersham County and a member of Christian Baptist Church.

He was a 2010 graduate of Habersham Central High School where he served in the Air Force ROTC. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing, wrestling, football, cooking and time with his family and friends.

His grandparents, Rev. Kenneth Pilcher, Margie & Bill, Jr. Brodnax, Winford Kelley, Nora and Reginald Hemrick, and Betty Freeman Kelley; aunt, Carrie Kelley Smith, preceded him in death.

Survivors include his parents; his loving wife of four years, Sharra Clemons Kelley of Cleveland; son, Winfred Reginald Ratcliff Kelley; daughters, Penelope Lee Lanell Kelley and Dallas Nicole Kelley-Wise; half-sister, Christina Elizabeth Kelley of Chattanooga, Tenn.; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Linda Hemrick Clemons and Andy Clemons of Dawsonville; grandmother, Carolyn Pilcher of Cornelia; aunts, Deborah (Jesus) Simental of Flowery Branch, Melissa (Shane) Eisel of Alto, Sandra (Calvin) Gosman of Florida; uncles, Kenny Pilcher of Cornelia and Davey (Katherine) Pilcher of New Hampshire; sisters-in-law, Denise (Taylor) Sadler of Cumming, Kristi (David) Dearman of Gainesville, and Melissa Schofield of Gainesville; various other friends and family also survive.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Nov. 27 at the Chapel of McGahee-Grififin and Stewart with Rev. Bill Trotter officiating. Interment followed in Christian Baptist Church.

The family received friends at the funeral home from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 26.

McGahee-Griffin and Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia was in charge of arrangements.