OBITUARY: Jane Brown Kelton


Jane Brown Kelton, age 97, passed away December 8, 2020 at Stones River Manor. She was a lifelong resident of Rutherford County and retired teacher from Lascassas Elementary School. Jane was a member of Lascassas Baptist Church.

Jane was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Leffel Brown and Mabel Blankenship Brown; husband, Richard Kelton; son, Kent Kelton; grandson, Jerry Michael Kelton, MD; brother, Robert Leffel Brown, Jr.; and sisters, Betty Sue Wright, Mary Winn, Ina Harris. She is survived by her son, Jerry and wife, Betty Kelton; daughters, Betsy and husband, Charles Still, Bonnie and husband, James Brewer; eleven grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren.

Graveside service will be 1:00 PM, Thursday, December 10, 2020 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens with Kenneth Summey officiating. Grandsons and great-grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lascassas Baptist Church.

Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home and Cremation, 820 S. Church Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422 Please leave online condolences at