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Herbert Franklin Keys
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1891
Brentsville
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1973
Prince William County
Virginia, USA

Herbert Franklin Keys, 81, of 7700 Aden Road, Manassas, died Jan. 22 at Prince William Hospital, Manassas.

Born at Brentsville in March 1891, he was a lifetime resident of Prince William County. He retired in the 1950's from government service after working for the Navy Yard and the Department of Navy.

The widower of Lillie Belle Keys, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Patsy Wood of Manassas and Mrs. Mildred Runion of Independent Hill and four sons, Gordon T. of Woodbridge, Franklin E. of Independent Hill, Allen E. of Manassas and Samuel R. Keys of Independent Hill. He also was the father of the late Mrs. Susie Slusarz and the late Worth Keys.

Other survivors include a sister, Mrs. Minnie Counts of Manassas; two brothers, Joseph C. of Brentsville and Cash Keys of Florida; 20 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the Baker Funeral Home, 9320 West Street, Manassas, where funeral services will be held tomorrow (Jan. 25) at 2 p.m. Burial will be at Woodbine Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Thomas Keys (1863 - 1944)
  Susanna Catherine Patton Keys (1864 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Belle Woodyard Keys (1889 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  Wilson Franklin Keys (1912 - 1913)*
  Banket Hawes Keys (1914 - 1915)*
  Gordon Thomas Keys (1916 - 1978)*
  Franklin Edward Keys (1922 - 1980)*
  Mildred Keys Runion (1924 - 1999)*
  Susanna Keys Slusarz (1928 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Robert Keys (1889 - 1892)*
  Herbert Franklin Keys (1891 - 1973)
  Walter Wildman Keys (1893 - 1960)*
  Joseph Clarence Keys (1894 - 1976)*
  James W. Keys (1896 - 1925)*
  Infant Son Keys (1898 - 1898)*
  Minnie Ann Keys Counts (1900 - 1980)*
  Cassius Thomas Keys (1903 - 1977)*
  Infant Daughter Keys (1906 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
f/o Allen; h/o Lillie
 
Burial:
Woodbine Cemetery
Canova
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Originally Created by: Edward (Ted) Tyler
Record added: Feb 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18090657
Herbert Franklin Keys
Added by: Diane Clobus Dean
 
Herbert Franklin Keys
Added by: Edward (Ted) Tyler
 
Herbert Franklin Keys
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