CENTRAL CITY, KY - James Edward Kellems, 74, of Central City, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 5:40AM at Owensboro Medical Health System. Mr. Kellems was born October 30, 1937 in Salem, Indiana. He was a union iron worker and construction worker with Local #103 in Evansville, Indiana. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Dianna Burke Kellems; sons James Kellems Jr., Clifford Kellems, Eric Lee Kellems, James Knight, Scott Trupen, and Brandon Alka; daughter Pamela Matamoros; 15 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Services will be Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 1:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Leroy Rearden officiating. Visitation will be Saturday after 12:00 noon at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.

Posted on 2/2/14

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