On Aug. 20, 1971, Kelly was born in Warsaw to Ellis and Glora (Slater) Adams. He married Kim Noll on March 23, 1996, in Cromwell. He worked for Trail-Lite RV for seven years then worked in construction.
Kelly is survived by his wife: Kim Adams, Warsaw; five children: Natasha Adams, North Webster; Kristina Sorensen, Elkhart; Travis Sorensen, Warsaw; Dustin Sorensen, Warsaw and Jamie Sorensen, Warsaw; two grandchildren: Jaysean Harris, Warsaw; and Dillon Sorensen, Elkhart; his mother, Gloria Bess, Columbia City; two sisters, Lisa Avery, Columbia City and Carrie McGuire, Albion; two brothers: Shane DeVon Adams, Churubusco; and Ray Slater, Columbia City.
He was preceded in death by his Pops and a sister: Salena Adams.
Visitation hours will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, June 15, at McHatton Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 16, at the funeral home with Pastor Henry Arnett Jr. officiating.