Mary Alma Hubbard Keltner


Mary Alma Hubbard Keltner, 92, of the Clay Ridge Community passed away Friday, April 19, 2024, at her residence. She was born in Adair County on July 26, 1931, to the late Elbert Ross and Minnie Banks Hubbard.

She was retired from Green Hill Nursing Home as a cook, worked in various sewing factories, and was a loving and caring wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a wonderful cook and always made sure everyone ate when they were in her home. She also enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, working puzzles, and spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include her husband of 74 years Allen Simpson Keltner; two children Peggy Ann Curry (Gary) and Billy Wayde Keltner (Sondra) both of Columbia, KY; four grandchildren Jason Curry, Michael Keltner (Amanda), Sarah Veatch, and Brandy Spicer; three great grandchildren Kimber Keltner, David Veatch, and Lennie Veatch; a daughter-in-law Tanda Keltner of Lebanon, TN and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son David Keltner, a great grandson Case Wayde Keltner, and four siblings Samuel Louis Hubbard, Maxine Rowe, Martha Gaskins, and Lois Ruth Hutchison.

Funeral services will be 1:00pm Tuesday, April 23, 2024, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Keltner Morrison Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10:00am Tuesday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Bro. Jimmy Dale Cox and Chaplain Yves Baptiste will be officiating, and pallbearers will be Jason Curry, Michael Keltner, Scotty Cowan, Keith Breeding, Calvin Pittman, and James Garrison. Honorary pallbearers will be Barry Smith, Ralph Curry, Steve Curry, Jerry Yarberry, and Dale Hayes.

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