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 Joseph Robert Keith

Joseph Robert Keith

Birth
Nortonville, Hopkins County, Kentucky, USA
Death 22 Jul 2009 (aged 82)
Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA
Burial Henderson, Henderson County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 100022279 · View Source
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J.R. Keith, 82, Henderson, died at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, 2009, at the Visiting Nurse Association Charlier Hospice Center in Evansville.

He was a Methodist. He was also a retired truck driver and a World War II U.S. Navy veteran and a member of American Legion Worsham Post No. 40 and N.H. Shaw 608 Masonic Lodge in Nortonville, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bailey and Opal McIntosh Keith, and one sister, Catherine Eades.

Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Sarah Keith; one daughter, Karen Hargis and her husband, Tommy, of Louisville; one son, Mike Keith and his wife, Lisa, of Henderson; two brothers, Wayne Keith of Whitehouse, Tenn., and Freeman Keith of Winter Haven, Fla.; four grandchildren, Kirk Keith, Lance Keith, Kacey Hargis and Hillary Hargis; one great-granddaughter, Charli Keith; nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Rudy-Rowland Funeral Home. The Rev. Charles Linhart will officiate. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, with full military rites performed by American Legion Worsham Post No. 40.

Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday and until service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Anthony's Hospice or Visiting Nurse Association Charlier Hospice Center.

Published 23 July 2009 in The Gleaner (Henderson, KY)


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100022279
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Robert Keith (16 Apr 1927–22 Jul 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100022279, citing Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Henderson, Henderson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .