James Ray Kelsey, age 70 of Seguin, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019.
James was born in 1948 in Houston, Texas, and graduated from Dayton High School in 1968. He married Linda Vinson in 1969, and they moved their family to Seguin in 1977, where he worked for Texaco, Inc. for 27 years.
James is survived by his wife of 50 years, Linda; daughter Lisa Jimenez and husband Frank; son Chris Kelsey; grandchildren Tanner Kelsey, Trent Oatman, Colton Kelsey, Ashley Kelsey, Allie Kelsey, and Maddie Kelsey; parents Edmon and Jewel Kelsey of Pollok, TX; and brother Glenn Kelsey and wife Gina of Dayton, TX.
In keeping with the wishes of James, his body was donated to the Forensic Anthropology Center at Texas State University in San Marcos. A family Celebration of Life will be held, in lieu of a service, at a later date.
Our family would like to thank the staff of Guadalupe Regional Medical Center and Guadalupe Regional Hospice Services for the extraordinary care afforded to James.
For those who wish to do so, memorial contributions can be made to Guadalupe Regional Hospice Services, 1215 E. Court Street, Seguin, TX 78155.
Visit a memorial website for James at www.forevermissed.com/james-ray-kelsey.