Kelly Exum

Kelly Exum, 61, of Paris, died at 1:47 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at Paris Regional Medical Center.

Funeral services are set for 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, in the chapel of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home with the Rev. Chad Barnes officiating. The family will greet friends following the service. Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.

Clinton Kelly Exum was born on Aug. 4, 1957, in Paris, to Bob and Sharon Ruth Campbell Exum.

He graduated North Lamar High School and Paris Junior College. Mr. Exum was a finance manager in the automobile industry prior to his retirement. He was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include his daughter, Ashley Jan Henriksen and husband, Brian, of Wylie; his granddaughter, Madeline Ann Henriksen, of Wylie; his brother, Chip Exum and wife, Beth, of Paris; his aunt, Sharon Exum Fortner and husband, John, of Terrell; and nephews and niece, Jason and Clarisa Exum, Josh Exum and Katie Exum, all of Paris.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Sharon Ruth Exum.

If desired, memorials may be made to the Lamar County Humane Society, 300 Clement Road, Paris, TX 75460.

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