Dorothy Jean McKelvin (Owen)
Last updated 5/20/2020 at 4:43pm
Dorothy Jean McKelvin (Owen), 76, of Etowah, went home to be with her Lord Sunday, May 17, 2020, after a 13-year hard fought battle with ovarian cancer.
She was born Sept. 25, 1943, to the late Ralph and Myrtle (Barton) Owen, of Brevard. She graduated from Brevard High School in 1960. In 1961, she married her high school sweetheart since 9th grade, Larry McKelvin.
She spent her career exemplifying the Bible verse, "Feed my sheep," as she had a profound impact on many people throughout her Christ-centered years of service to others. First as secretary for Etowah Baptist Church for 14 ye...