Let the memory of Tony be with us forever
  • 67 years old
  • Born on October 21, 1948 .
  • Passed away on May 24, 2016 .

Tony Jerome Keeton, Sr. , 67, a lifetime resident of Granville County, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Brantwood Nursing Home in Oxford.

A native of Vance County, he is the son of Dorothy Bullock Keeton and the late Robert Jerome Keeton, Jr. He was of the Methodist faith and retired as a Lab Technician with Bandag.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Friday, May 27, 2016 in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Oxford by the Rev. John Yount and Rev. Norman Talley. Burial will be in Meadowview Memorial Park in Oxford.

Surviving are two daughters, Shannon K. Daniel (Scott) of Oxford, Kristie Keeton Wiles of Oxford, a son, Tony Jerome ”TJ” Keeton (Wendy) of Oxford, step-daughters, Becky LaDare Sandling (Al) of Franklinton, Khristie Claiborne Jackson (Billy) of Rockhill, S.C., brother, Marvin Ray Keeton, a sister, Debbie K. Newcomb (Tommy), three grandsons, four granddaughters, one great-grandaughter. He was preceded in death by his wife, Faye Woodlief Keeton and a brother, Robert Allen Keeton.

Visitation will be held Thursday evening, May 26, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:30 PM at the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and other times at the home.

Posted by Barbara Williamson on 26th May 2016
Kristie I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your daddy. I know how much you loved, and it will be a difficult time ahead. We are all praying for you and your family and are here if you need anything. We love you. Barbara Williamson
Posted by Shannon Childress on 26th May 2016
Shannon and Scott: so sorry for the loss of your Dad. So sorry we are unable to be with you today but know that we are thinking of you and lifting you and your family up to the Lord in prayer. Shannon, Andy, Erin, and Elana Childress
Posted by Denise Bowling on 25th May 2016
Shannon and Family, I was saddened to hear of your Dad's passing. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. May God hold you and your family in His loving arms.

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