Mr. Thomas Benjamin “Benji” Kelly, III, 72 of Greensboro formerly of Louisville died, Monday, May 3, 2021 in Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.
Private graveside services were held Thursday, May 6, 2021 in the Louisville City Cemetery with Rev. Bill Cain officiating.
A native of Louisville, Benji was a son of the late Thomas Benjamin Kelly, Jr. and the late Rose Hall Kelly. He graduated from Louisville Academy and attended college at the University of Georgia. Benji had a love for cooking and catering throughout his life. He created a line of Ben Ben’s Spiced Pecans for Cindy Lutini’s Pasta for Life Catering Company. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Benjamin Kelly, Jr. and Rose Hall Kelly.
He is survived by his loving partner, Cindy Ann Shultz of Greensboro, his son, Thomas “Tom” Benjamin Kelly, IV of Milledgeville, brother, John Patrick “Pat” Kelly (Susan) of Louisville, nephews, John Patrick Kelly, Jr. (Darya Sidorchyk) of Louisville, Patrick Benjamin Kelly of Louisville, nieces, Ashley Kelly Holly (Trent) of Wrens, Anna Grace Kelly of Louisville, Emma Pauline Kelly of Louisville, grandchildren Madison Rose Kelly of Linclonton, Makenzie Diane Kelly of Millen and Hunter James Kelly of Millen, and cousin, Arthur “Jan” Parker.
Donations made payable to OPAS in memory of Cindy Shultz (Lutini’s) loving partner, Ben Kelly.
You may sign the family’s personal guestbook online at www.taylorfhlouisville.com.