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Clarice Orene Keeney
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1909
Lafayette County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 2005
Potter County
Texas, USA

Clarice Orene Keeney, 95, of Amarillo died Monday, July 25, 2005.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today in Memorial Park Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with Dale Moreland, associate pastor of San Jacinto Baptist Church of Quail Creek, officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery by Memorial Park Funeral Home, 6969 E. Interstate 40.

Mrs. Keeney was born July 28, 1909, in Hope, Ark. She married R.M. Keeney on Dec. 26, 1925. They celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on Dec. 26, 2000. Mr. and Mrs. Keeney moved to Dumas from Hall County in 1934. They owned and operated Keeney Bakery in Dumas until 1955, then moved to Amarillo, where they were in the bakery business until their retirement in 1970. They were longtime members of San Jacinto Baptist Church.

Mrs. Keeney was preceded in death by her husband in October 2001.

Survivors include three sons, R.M. “Mert” Keeney and wife, Freda, of Dumas, Stanley L. Keeney and wife, Evelyn, of Amarillo and A.E. Keeney of Fritch; a daughter, Theresa Jackson of Amarillo; a brother, Kenneth Wade Jones of Shawnee, Okla.; 10 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

The family suggests that memorials be made to San Jacinto Baptist Church, 801 Tascosa Road, Amarillo, TX 79124 or Vista Care Hospice, 7116 W. Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79106.

Amarillo Globe-News, July 27, 2005
Family links: 
  Benjamin Franklin Jones (1879 - 1973)
  Martha Louisa Crank Jones (1886 - 1955)
  Raphael M Keeney (1907 - 2001)*
  Theresa Kae Keeney Jackson (1930 - 2011)*
  Willie Avin Jones Keeney (1905 - 1997)*
  Clarice Orene Keeney (1909 - 2005)
  Kenneth Wade Jones (1927 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Potter County
Texas, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jul 27, 2005
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Clarice Orene Keeney
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Clarice Orene Keeney
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Clarice Orene Keeney
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