Mary Stafford

Thursday, July 8, 2021
Mary Stafford

PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. Mary Lynn Stafford was born Oct. 22, 1961, in Hayti, Missouri, to Mary Ada Cheek Kellams and Billy Wayne Kellams. She passed away on Thursday July 8, 2021, at her home in Portageville at the age of 59 years, 8 months and 16 days.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Mary Ada Cheek Kellams and Billy Wayne Kellams. She was of the Baptist faith and employed at the First State Bank and Trust Company where she served as Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management. She loved being around family and friends, especially spending time at the lake.

She leaves to cherish her memories: her son, Jeremy Stafford of Portageville; one brother, Wallace Mason (Linda) Kellams of Portageville; her sister, Donna Kathryn (Douglas) Kellams Hawkins of Portageville; two grandchildren, Ty Stafford and Colby Stafford; and a host of many other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be from noon until service time at 2 p.m. Saturday July 10, 2021, at the DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville with the Rev. Danny Burton officiating.


Memorials requested to the Southeast Missouri Cancer Center, 789 South Mount Auburn Road, Cape Girardeau MO 63703.