Funeral services to celebrate the life of Dorothy “Dot” Tidwell Kelly, 70, of Ridgeway will be held Friday, April 27, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Thursday, April 26 from 6:00 – 7:30 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, c/o Gail Kirkland, 647 Lachicotte Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
Mrs. Kelly, widow of Willie E. Kelly died Tuesday, April 24, 2012. Born in Camden she was the daughter the late Frank A. Tidwell, Sr. and Emma Nichols Tidwell. She was retired from DuPont.
Surviving are her daughter, Renthia Ferral (Jeff) of Lake Wateree; grandchildren, Terra H. Olinger (Skip), Stephanie Todd (Jonathan); great-grandchildren, Declan and Riley Gillis and Noah Todd; sister Emma Wilson (C.L.); brothers, Rembert Joseph Tidwell (Joan), Allen Pickens Tidwell (Gloria) and Frank A. Tidwell, Jr. and numerous loving nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sisters, Vermell Jeanette Catoe and Marion Elizabeth Wilson; brother Frank Brunson Tidwell.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the Kelly family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.