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John "Jack" Kellem

February 7, 1935 — February 21, 2020

John D. "Jack" Kellem, 85, of Maceo, passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020 at his home. He was born February 7, 1935 in Daviess County to the late John D. and Della Horsely Kellem. Jack worked as a truck driver for Daviess County Sand & Gravel and was a member and deacon of Maceo Baptist Church where he loved his church family dearly.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Etheleen Kellem; second wife, Anna Levice Kellem; sons, Keith and Bruce Kellem; grandson, Jason Kellem; sister, Billie Jean Magruder; brother, Mackey Kellem; and a special brother in law, Maurice Magruder.

He is survived by his daughter Donna Sue Newton (Trent); grandchildren, Brandon Kellem(Erin), Jeremy Kellem(Brenda), Jennifer Kellem(Keith), John Michael Kellem, and Kenneth Wayne Kellem; seven great-grandchildren ; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in the chapel at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will follow in Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation is from 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 24, 2020 at the funeral home and after 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday.

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