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Green Witten Kegley
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1920
Elliott County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 15, 2010
Wake Forest
Wake County
North Carolina, USA

Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)
May 18, 2010

Green Witten Kegley

1920 2010

GRAYSON Green Witten Kegley
is safely in the arms of God. He left this life at the age of 90, on May 15, in Wake Forest, North Carolina.

He was born April 19, 1920 in Elliott County, Ky.

He was the last surviving child of Benjamin Cecil ("Dock") Kegley and Myrtle Howard Kegley Rogers. He is survived by his wife, Wanda Hicks Kegley, and six children, Margaret Bishop and Bob of Louisburg, N.C. Beverly Kegley of Castalia, N.C. Glenna Young and Lynn of Waynesville, N.C. Ellie Knipp and Roger of Olive Hill, David Kegley of Olive Hill, and Chris Pernell and Joey of Wake Forest, N.C. An infant daughter, Wanetta, and a son-in-law, Carlos E. Geyer preceded him in death. Thirteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive.

For more than 30 years, he was pastor of the Smokey Valley Bible Church. During these years many wonderful families and individuals became part of his life and an extension of his family, most particularly the Bear family of Grahn, Ky. While living in North Carolina, he attended St. Paul's Episcopal Church. He served his country during World War II and was proud to have been a member of Darby's Rangers, Special Ops, United States Army.

Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Sat, May 22, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Ky, with Steve Webb and Lee Mike officiating.

Burial will follow in the Perry's Branch Cemetery in Olive Hill, Ky.

Friends may call after 6 p.m. May 21, and until the service hour Sat, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Ky. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Cecil Kegley (1894 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  Wanda Hicks Kegley (1926 - 2013)*
 
 Children:
  Wanetta Kegley (1950 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Perry's Branch Cemetery
Olive Hill
Carter County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Myra IV 💕
Originally Created by: cherokee
Record added: May 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52463142
Green Witten Kegley
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Green Witten Kegley
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Green Witten Kegley
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I miss you so much Daddy
- Beverly Kegley
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
Rest in eternal peace with our heavenly father.
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Nov. 27, 2012
 
 
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