Truman Kelley, Sr.
1927 — 2021
Truman L. Kelley, Sr. (94) of Mount Airy, MD, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2021. Born in Frederick County, his parents purchased a farm at Long Corner in 1938, where he remained for the rest of his life. He loved working the land and nurturing seeds that would develop into wheat, corn, etc. He was an excellent student and planned to attend college, studying agriculture. However, WWII interrupted his life's course when his brother was drafted into the Air Force, so Truman stayed behind to help his father on the family farm; milking cows; raising chickens and hogs; and growing crops. In 1950, he married Lavinia Warfield and they worked together, eventually buying the farming...