Nobody covers Brown County like The Democrat Buy PDF| Advertise| Contact Us
Hoosier Harvest Cookbook
 
Obituaries
 
Dallas N. Kelp, 77, Columbus

Dallas Norman Kelp, 77, Columbus, passed away at 12:50 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 in Columbus. He was born Oct. 6, 1934, in Brown County to Max and Iva (Dowell) Kelp. They preceded him in death.

Dallas was a graduate of Nashville High School and served in the U. S. Army from 1955 to 1957. Dallas married Marilyn E. Schuh on June 28, 1957, in Manitowoc, Wisc. She preceded him in death Nov. 21, 1975. He married Barbara Helen (McDonald) Brown Dec. 31, 1977. She survives. Dallas was a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church and a previous member of St. Agnes Catholic Church.

A funeral service will be conducted Thursday, Sept. 6 at 11 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1008 McClary Road, Nashville, with Fr. Clem Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery with military rites provided by the Brown County Veterans Honor Guard. The family will receive visitors Wednesday, Sept. 5 from 4-8 p.m. at Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home.

Dallas was the loving father of Ann J. Johnson of Florida, Andrew Kelp of Ellettsville, Dallas A. “Dak” (Pam) Kelp and Kris Kelp, both of Nashville, and was stepfather to Tammy (Kevin) Roberts, Tim (Sherri) Brown and Teresa A. (Gina) Brown, all of Nashville. Dallas had seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Dallas is also survived by brothers Don, Jim, Jerry and John Kelp, all of Nashville; sisters, Maxine Hedrick of Nashville, Mary Smale of Bedford and Judie Schroeder of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Alan Kelp, in infancy.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 4567 Progress Drive, Columbus, IN 47201; Brown County (Nashville) Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 183, Nashville, IN 47448; or Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201.

Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.bondmitchellfuneralhome.com.

Obituaries
See Full List »

William 'Bub' Bernard Lee, Jr., 64, Nashville
  Husband of Julie Waltman Lee of Nashville

Linda Wyatt Bradley, 64, Columbus
  Mother of Angela K. (Gary) Bay of Nashville

C. Lee Percifield, 78, Columbus
  

  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 23
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 27
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 27
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 28
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road
  • December 30
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 31
    Live band at the Playhouse
    8 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • January 2
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • January 8
    Go Club meeting Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • January 10
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • January 14
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 7
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.