Venita G. (Easton) Kelly, age 73, passed away on March 4, 2021 in Springfield, Ohio. She was born on June 14, 1947 in Morehead, Kentucky. She is preceded in death by her parents; Clifford Black and Pearl (Pennington) Easton-Black, brothers; Gary Black and Charles Black, sister, Beverly Joe, and grandson, Cody Chadwell Kelly. Venita is survived by her husband of 55 years, Lawrence Kelly, daughter, Deanna Poe, sons; David (Melissa) Kelly and Mark (Melissa) Kelly, sisters; Denise (Paul) Cox, Shelia (Terry) Ferryman, Susan (Teddy) Wright, and Tannie (Jerry) Otis, grandchildren; Eric Price, Paula Copley, Hillary Kelly, Connor Ferryman, Courtney Libengood, Traver Kelly, and Dawson Kelly, and great-grandchildren; Landen Price, Kayla Price, Gunner Copley, Gavin Copley, Sadie Ferryman, Spencer Ferryman, and Winnie Lauren Libengood.
Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 10:00-12:00 PM at Jackson Lytle & Lewis Life Celebration Center, Springfield. A service will follow at 12:00 PM, officiated by Kevin Moehn. Venita will be laid to rest at Rose Hill Burial Park. Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.jacksonlytle.com.