Arizona Republic (Phoenix, Arizona) 29 Aug 1972
Aden Kt Hums Aden Howard Kellums, 82, a former school teacher, principal and superintendent of schools in central Illinois, died yesterday in his home, 6943 W. College Drive. Mr. Kellums had spent the last 19 years of his career in Springfield, 111., before coming to Tucson in 1961. He moved to Phoenix in 1965. He had been a minister 10 years and a Sunday School superintendent in the Methodist Church. He was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church of Phoenix and a Ma-- sonic lodge in Illinois. He was born in Clay County, 111. Survivors include his wife, Maude; a daughter, Peggy Kellums of Joliet, 111.: four stepchildren, M r s. Mildred Moses and James Rexrood Sr., both of Phoenix, Mrs. Geraldine Koches of Colorado Springs, and Col. Donald Rexrood with the Marines in North Carolina; a sister and a brother out of state; 18 grandchildren and five greatgrandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in the church, 7949 W. Indian School. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today in Maryvale Mortuary, 6901 W. Indian School. Entombment will be in Memory Lawn Mausoleum.