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Laverta Florene Wood Keeton
Birth: Apr. 3, 1919
Moran
Shackelford County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 2010
Gatesville
Coryell County
Texas, USA

Florene Wood Keeton, 91, of Gatesville, passed away Nov. 24, 2010, at a local nursing center. Funeral Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, at Scott's Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Live Oak Cemetery. The family will receive visitors 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Florene was born in Moran, Texas, to the late Roy Coleman and Minnie "Gracie" Bullard Wood. On Oct. 24, 1936, she married Wallace Hill Parrish. On Nov. 21, 1974, she married Grady Francis Keeton. Mrs. Keeton was a member of the Ohio Baptist Church. She attended the Pearl Church of Christ with her husband, Grady, all of their married life, and continued to attend as long as she was able. She was the owner and manager of the Purmela Lone Star Café for seven years.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Wallace, on Aug. 17, 1967 and her second husband, Grady, on April 15, 2003; brothers, Thurman Wood, R.G. Wood, Leamon Wood, Billy Wood, and Quinn Wood; eight nieces and nephews; four brothers-in-law; and six sisters-in-law.

Survivors include sons, Wallace Wayne Parrish and wife, Dolly, of Proctor and Penyson Hill Parrish and wife, Dena, of Oglesby; daughter, Delores Kathleen Bynum and husband, Donald, of Allen; step-children, Kathy Jo Severs and husband, Steve, of Gatesville, and Gary Keeton and wife, Debbie, of Mound; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Equilla Hedgpeth, Lurlene Lawver, Linda Harris, and Geraldene Huston; five sisters-in-law; two brothers-in-law; and many other family members and friends.

Waco Tribune-Herald: 11/26/2010...R6
 
 
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 Parents:
  Roy Coleman Wood (1890 - 1968)
  Minnie Augusta Grace Bullard Wood (1894 - 1982)
 
 Spouses:
  Wallace Hill Parrish (1910 - 1967)
  Grady F. Keeton (1916 - 2003)
 
 Siblings:
  Equilla Elita Wood Hedgpeth (1914 - 2011)*
  Thurman Amon Wood (1916 - 1976)*
  Laverta Florene Wood Keeton (1919 - 2010)
  Billy George Wood (1924 - 2000)*
  Roy G Wood (1926 - 1982)*
  Leamon Davis Wood (1928 - 1962)*
  Quinn James Wood (1930 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Live Oak Cemetery
Hamilton County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Nov 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62158728
Laverta Florene <i>Wood</i> Keeton
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Laverta Florene <i>Wood</i> Keeton
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Laverta Florene <i>Wood</i> Keeton
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- CCSN54
 Added: Jan. 18, 2014
Rest in peace Laverda.
- Wayne L. Osborne
 Added: Jan. 27, 2013

- Rest in heavenly peace ~*Ladypepper*~
 Added: Nov. 26, 2010
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