Eugenia Lois Crawford Kelly, age 70 of Monroe and formerly of Columbia was born on December 4, 1953 in Savannah, Georgia to the union of her late parents, Eldon Eugene Crawford and Joyce Elois Ford Crawford. She passed from this life on January 20, 2024 at Avalon Place Nursing Center in Monroe. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert D. Kelly, her parents, a son; Robert Eugene Kelly and her great-granddaughter, Ava Elizabeth Clark.
From a very young age Eugenia could be found with her parents in Churches in Catahoula and Caldwell Parish. She was always known for her bright smile. Presently she was a member of the Cross Roads Baptist Church at Grayson. She loved to sing and play piano and also loved to shop at her favorite store Wal Mart. She had a Bachelors Degree in Social Work. She loved Westerns and John Wayne was her favorite cowboy. Her greatest love was that for her Lord Jesus Christ.
Left to cherish a lifetime of memories is her daughter, Pam Barnes (Kenny) Bosco; two sons: DeWayne (Buzzy) Kelly (Brandi) of West Monroe and Randy Kelly of Monroe; two brothers, George Randall Crawford (Paula) of Pollock and Everette Paul Crawford of Duty Ferry.; her grandchildren, Amy Barnes Clark (William) of Grayson, and Ethan Wayne Kelly (Faith) of West Monroe; three great-grandchildren, Owen Clark, Warren Clark and Dalten Clark.
The Kelly Family will receive visitors on Tuesday January 23, 2024 at the funeral home located at 7131 U S Highway 165, Columbia from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.