January 8, 2018
STARKVILLE — Willie Mae Kelly Eliand Moore, 89, died Jan. 6, 2018, at Oktibbeha County Regional Hospital. Services will be 9-10 a.m. Tuesday in the Welch Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Tim Kelly officiating. Burial will follow in the Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston. Visitation will be today 5-7 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home of Starkville. She was formerly employed as a cosmetologist and was a member of Starkville Church of God. Ms. Moore was preceded in death by her parents, Joe Kelly and Lillie Mae Tollos; husbands, Sonny B. Johnson, William Curtis Eiland and Robert Moore; daughter, Ruby Dykes; and son, Donald Johnson. Ms. Moore is survived by her sons, Raymond Eiland of Kosciusko and Tony Eiland of Starkville; sister, Earlene Brown; and 8 grandchildren.