Ann Kelly was born August 21, 1932, in Muskogee and died October 3, 2018. She graduated from Muskogee High School, got married, then attended the University of Tulsa. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree, married Mack Kelly and got her first teaching position in Broken Arrow. Mack and Ann moved to Okmulgee where Mack had a bail bonding business. Ann started teaching school in Okmulgee at the middle school. Then, she taught 5th grade at Eastside School and retired from teaching there.
Mack and Ann traveled extensively after she retired.
Ann also spent a lot of time with her grandchildren taking them on trips, going on field trips and volunteering to teach art and science at their school.
Ann and Mack moved to Tulsa after Mack retired to be closer to their children. They joined Bethany Christian Church where they made lots of friends and became a part of that community.
Ann is survived by her husband of 51 years, Mack Kelly; her son, David Reid, wife, Charlie and grandson Brett; her son-in-law and daughter, Andy and Karla Geiber and grandson Matthew. One grandson, Matthew Reid, predeceased her in 2008 and is waiting in heaven with open arms and big grin for his Mommo.
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