Martha Selby

Published 12:25 pm Thursday, April 25, 2024

Martha Angela Kelty Wise Selby, 90, of Lawrenceburg, passed away April 19, 2024 at The Willows of Harrodsburg. She was born on November 15, 1933 in Washington County to the late Alex and Mary Graves Kelty. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Selby. Martha was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church in Danville. 

Surviving is a granddaughter, Dawn Nelson (Bill) of Danville; grandson, Todd McAnly of Danville; a special niece, Virginia Rae Morris (Ralph) of Danville; great-grandchildren, Nick, Clay, and Katie Nelson and several nieces and nephews. 

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and siblings, Charlie Kelty, Warren Kelty, Virgie Mattingly, Herman Kelty, and Mary Thomas. 

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Funeral service was 1 pm Thursday, April 25, 2024 at Preston Pruitt Spurlin Funeral Home with Dr. Tim Mathis officiating. Burial will follow at Bellevue Cemetery. Visitation was from 11am-1pm Thursday, April 25, 2024 at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Nick Nelson, Clay Nelson, Katie Nelson, Mike Mattingly, and Dan Mattingly. A very special thank you to her caregivers, who are her honorary pallbearers, Wanda Alcorn, Debbie Caldwell, Crystal Coyle, Kyle Holbrook, Rayetta Parrish, Lisa Prewitt, Jennifer Long, and Carol Arnett.