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Stephen D. Kelly III passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 5, 2016. He was born in Randolph County on June 5, 1961.

He was preceded in death by his father Stephen D. Kelly Jr. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Michele Kelly; daughters, Melanie and Katie; son, Chase; and grandson, Nathan. He is also survived by his mother, Elizabeth Kelly; sisters, Tina Powell, Sandra Geer and Tracy Eames; and brother, Bryan Kelly.

He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandson Nathan. Steve had the biggest heart and was happiest when giving to others.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 8, at Andrews Valley Chapel, 4108 S. College Road, Wilmington. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Friends are welcome at the home of Elizabeth Kelly, 125 Seminole Trail, following the visitation and graveside service.

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