Susan R. Kelliey

ALBANY - Mrs. Susan R. Kelliey, of Albany, died Saturday, September 28, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

She was born July 28, 1946 in Nashville, GA and shortly thereafter moved to Albany. Susan was the daughter of the late James and Mary Culpepper of Albany. She worked at the local State Court office and retired in June 2012 after over 20 years of service. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Robert “Robbie” Crow and a sister Reba Culpepper.

Left to celebrate her life are her husband of 41 years, Sgt. Maj. Robert P. Kelliey, U.S.M.C, ret., and son Palmer Kelliey, both of Albany; sister, Carol Wood and husband Terry, Valdosta, sister, Beth Culpepper, Albany; nephew George Wood and wife Bonnie, Albany; niece, Janna Thrift and husband Mark, Valdosta; great niece Amy Espinosa and her son Dallas of Jacksonville, FL and her cherished dogs, Ian, Katie, Allegro and Amber.

Family and friends are gathering to remember Susan at Kimbrell-Stern on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM.

In lieu of flowers those wishing may send potted plants or make memorials to Terrell County Animal Control, 499 Rountree Dr., Dawson, GA 39842.

You may sign the guestbook and share your thoughts with the family of Mrs. Kelliey by visiting Kimbrell-Stern’s website at

Kimbrell Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152