Virgie Haynes Kelly

Funeral services for Virgie Haynes Kelly will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Central Baptist Church.

Virgie Haynes Kelly, 88, of Magnolia passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Community Compassion Center of Magnolia.

She was born on June 19, 1931 in Waldo, Arkansas to the late John William Haynes and Carrie Lucinda (White) Haynes.

Virgie worked for several years at Quality Shoe Store on the Magnolia Square before she went to work at Walmart when it first opened in Magnolia. She retired from Walmart after 40-plus years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Roger Kelly; five brothers, Isaiah Haynes, J.C. Haynes, Albert Haynes, Junior Haynes, and H.L. Haynes; two sisters, Leona Haynes Watters Evers, and Shirley Haynes Moore; two nephews, Jerry L. Haynes and Jackie Haynes; and a niece, Janie H. Lewis Parks.

Virgie is survived by her nephews, Jimmie R. Haynes of Ennis, TX, Bill Haynes, Kenneth G. Haynes and George R. Haynes, all of Boutte, LA, John W. Haynes of Magnolia; nieces, Karen H. Parks of Bossier City, LA, Patsy W. Roberts of Springhill, LA, Connie H. Bovingdon Scholtens of Slidell, LA, Brenda Sue Kennedy of Magnolia, and Barbara Moore Erlandson of Montana; sisters-in-law, Helen Haynes of Magnolia, Arkansas and Corrie May Haynes of Boutte, LA; and a host of extended family of great nieces and great nephews and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Central Baptist Church with Dr. Mike Seabaugh and Bro. Steve Ford officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., in Magnolia.

Visitation with the family will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Virgie’s nephews and family.

Memorials may be made to Central Baptist Church, 207 West Union, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753.

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