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“Nearing 3 years since Kelly was promoted to Heaven has not dulled the pain and sadness from losing her. My heart is filled with joy knowing that she...Read More »
1 of 28 | Posted by: Mark Hargett - Rutherfordton, NC

“It's so hard to accept that you're gone Kelly. I have so many memories of our times together. We were best friends for years than I lost contact and...Read More »
2 of 28 | Posted by: Patsy St.Cyr - Hampton, VA

“You are forever loved Kelly. You touched many lives while you were here. ”
3 of 28 | Posted by: Cathy Colbert - Newport news, VA

“You will never be forgotten Precious. I remember you at 3 yr old, through your teen years and again as a wonderful Mother. I am thankful for the...Read More »
4 of 28 | Posted by: Cathy Colbert - Newport News, VA

“I miss you beyond what words can describe Kelly Girl. I am not complete without my Best Friend. Save me a place at the Lord's table. I LOVE YOU!!...Read More »
5 of 28 | Posted by: Mark Hargett - Rutherfordton, NC

“My life is so empty without my Kelly. I cannot imagine my life moving forward withour her. She was my everyhting in this world, but I know that she...Read More »
6 of 28 | Posted by: Mark Hargett - Rutherfordton, NC

“I'd light a million candles to see Kelly again and tell her how much I love her. ”
7 of 28 | Posted by: Tamara Fowler - Newport News, VA

“Butch and family: We are so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in our hearts and prayers. Love, Debbie and Bill ”
8 of 28 | Posted by: Deborah Sadler Vaccarelli - VA

“I am so saddened to hear that my dear niece passed. When she was younger and growing up through those teenage years, even well into her twenties, she...Read More »
9 of 28 | Posted by: John Corson - Chesapeake, VA

“I am so saddened And surprised by this news. I met Kelly in the eighth grade. We quickly become very close friends. We lost touch off And on over...Read More »
10 of 28 | Posted by: Sharon Spencer - Newport News, VA

“Lelly was truley one of a kind. Always so full of energy and life. I wish that we hadnt loss touch but I will miss her dearly. My heart and prayers...Read More »
11 of 28 | Posted by: LaNeisha Gold - castle rock, CO

“Kelly was a very special person and her memory will always have special place in my heart. ”
12 of 28 | Posted by: Dave Ellis - Sarasota, FL

“Dianna, Caleb, Mark, Butch, Cindy and Mary. I am at a loss for words to express my sympathy. I have known Kelley since she was 3. I was privileged to...Read More »
13 of 28 | Posted by: Cathy Colbert - Newport News, VA

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14 of 28 | Posted by: Cathy Colbert - Newport News, VA

“I will never forget you Kelly, you had such a wonderful heart, im gonna miss you more than words can say, I will always remember your beautiful...Read More »
15 of 28 | Posted by: jeff gerber - hampton, VA

“Kelly was a funny, sweet and caring friend that I am privileged to have had as a friend. We had some fun times and you could always count on her for...Read More »
16 of 28 | Posted by: Brandi Riddle Walling - Hampton, VA

“Caleb, You are in our thoughts and prayers. This helps me when I think of my mom- "When someone you Love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a...Read More »
17 of 28 | Posted by: Ada and Tom Croke - Yorktown, VA

“Kelly was an amazing person with intense energy and I have nothing but wonderful memories with her! She was always there for me and could always make...Read More »
18 of 28 | Posted by: Jessica LaFave - Fredericksburg, VA

“Dear Caleb, I am so sorry to hear about your mothers passing I will always remember the fun times we had, your Mama had a really big heart and I...Read More »
19 of 28 | Posted by: Sherry Gerber Derkas - Hampton, VA

“Caleb, Your Mom was a great woman who loved you dearly. May your heart soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you...Read More »
20 of 28 | Posted by: E.B. Moore, Jr. - Hampton, VA

“May you rest in peace Kelly, I know you are singing with the angels now. Though we lost touch and have not seen each other in over 5 yrs, I do think...Read More »
21 of 28 | Posted by: Angela Griswold Vidt - Hampton, VA

“Caleb. May you find peace and comfort in this difficult time. Your mom left a great addition to this earth when she gave birth to you. ”
22 of 28 | Posted by: Amber - VA

“Kelly, you will always be remembered. We had a wonderful, crazy, loving, fun, insane time together. I'll always remember our deep conversations,...Read More »
23 of 28 | Posted by: Betsy Bulluss - Hampton, VA

“Caleb, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom~you were the apple of her eye and she was always so proud of you. Kelly, old friend~you will be missed...Read More »
24 of 28 | Posted by: Karen Smith-Hinton - Hampton, VA

“May you rest in peace my beautiful friend, love Jeff. ”
25 of 28 | Posted by: Jeff gerber - Hampton, VA

“Caleb, Im so very sorry for the loss of your mom. We had many great memories together and I will always remember her that way. She was a gregarious,...Read More »
26 of 28 | Posted by: Sherry Warner - Lanexa, VA

“She was a funny, loving, warm and compassionate person. You could always count on her to make you smile. She will be missed. My prayers are with the...Read More »
27 of 28 | Posted by: Bobbie Jo Forrest - Hampton, VA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Hargett and Howard families. May the Peace of God be with you in this time of tremendous loss. ”
28 of 28 | Posted by: Gil and Debbie Privette - VA


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Kelly Corson Hargett, 44, of Rutherfordton went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 6 , 2013. She is survived by her husband Mark Hargett of Rutherfordton, North Carolina and son Caleb Howard of Poquoson, VA.

Other family surviving Kelly includes her father, Raymond Corson and step-mother Cindy Corson, of Purcellville, Virginia; mother, Mary Newton Oliver of Ninety Six, South Carolina and four sisters: Deanna Brinkley of Douglas, Georgia, Elisabeth Whetstine of Newport News, Virginia, Rebecca Smith, of Matthews, North Carolina, and Leah Corson, of Chesapeake, Virginia

Born in Newport News, Virginia, Kelly loved to laugh, sing and exceed expectations of others. She showed great compassion toward everyone with whom she came in contact, and she loved to provide for others. Anyone who knew Kelly realized that she had a unique and special bond with her son Caleb. The special bond she had with her husband Mark, Caleb, and family was attributable to her tremendous faith in her Lord Jesus Christ.

She took exceptional pride in making her house a home for her family. She loved flying with her husband Mark and had even learned to pilot a plane herself. Kelly took great joy in using her specialty as a scratch cook to offer love to those around her and in her home.

She had an extensive background in restaurant management which showcased her great attention to detail, love of people, and commitment to excellent service. Kelly was blessed with a magnetic personality that affected all who crossed her path. She was a person who loved to spend time with her friends and family. Many lives were affected by Kelley's wonderful spirit and she will be greatly missed.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 8th from 6pm-8pm at the McMahan's Funeral Home in Rutherfordton. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 9th at 11am at the Adaville Baptist Church in Spindale with Pastor Cal Sayles officiating. The body will lie in state 30 mins prior to the service. An additonal Funeral service will be held Monday, November 11, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home in Hampton, Virginia. Donations may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County P.O. Box 336 Forest City NC 28043 in Kelly's honor. An online guest register is available at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com McMahan's Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.