G. Rives Kelly

g. kelly

Carthage, NC
G. Rives Kelly, age 71 died Saturday (June 25, 2011) at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Wednesday at the Gospel Chapel conducted by Pastor Jim Boyte. Burial will be at Cross Hill Cemetery.
A native of Moore County he was a son of the late John and Kate Nall Kelly. He attended Campbell College and worked as a warehouse manager for D.A. Kelly stores and also owned and operated Rieves Kelly and Sons construction company.
He is survived by: sons Scott Kelly and wife Marie of Reidsville, Keith Kelly and wife Angie of Carthage, Brad Kelly and wife Rachelle of Charlotte; sisters Rosemary Thomas of Wilmington, Peggy Jones of Bennett; brother Archie Kelly of Carthage; seven grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home on Tuesday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM and other times at the residence of Keith and Angie Kelly.
Memorials may be made to: American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312
Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Kelly Family.
Condolences: www.PinesFunerals.com

View current weather.

Memories Timeline


  1. Rives Kelly served as an Outstanding, Father, Leader, and Mentor, to his three sons, Scott, Keith, and Brad. He was never to busy to drop what he was doing to help us out. He loved his Grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them. His passions in lif

  2. Rives your smile will be forever missed!
    My thoughts and prayers are with the Kelly family!
    Stacey Buie

  3. Scott, Keith & Brad,
    Sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad.
    Growing up around you guys I can never remember a moment when your Dad din’t have a smile on his face and a big, "Howdy" for anyone he encountered! You guys were lucky

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

Accessibility Tools