Thelma Welty Obituary
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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Thelma Welty of Flora, Illinois, who passed away on January 13, 2021, at the age of 100, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Thelma Welty.
She was predeceased by : her parents, Pearlie Holmes and Bessie Holmes (Tolliver); her spouse Elza Welty; her children, Louise, James Welty and Reggie Welty; her grandson Greg Newman; and her children-in-law, Loretta Welty, Pamala Welty, Lawrence Gallaway and Robert Taylor.
She is survived by : her children, Donald Welty (Geneva) of Flora, David Welty of Mt. Vernon, Shirley Gallaway of Xenia, Sandra Taylor of Buckner, Larry Joe Welty (Elaine) of Xenia, Glenn Welty (Pam) of Milton, Mike Welty (Linda) of Xenia and Joyce Panainte of Pompano Beach. She is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren, and numerous step grandchildren, step great grandchildren, and step great great grandchildren.
Visitation was held on Saturday, January 16th 2021 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM at the McGriff & Triplett Funeral Homes (825 Chestnut St, Louisville, IL 62858). A funeral service was held on Saturday, January 16th 2021 at 3:00 PM at the same location. Due to health concerns related to COVID-19, it is recommended that you please wear a mask and practice social distancing.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital or Disabled Veterans Organization.