Gerald “Jerry” Dean Keeton

November 2, 1930 - July 28, 2022
M.J. "Dolly" Cooper Veterans Cemetery
140 Inway Drive
Anderson, SC 29621
Friday 9/23, 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Our family has lost its North Star. Jerry headed for the last roundup with his boots on and in his own home following loving and devoted care from his wife, daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren. Born in the Keeton family home in Cherokee County, Oklahoma, he was raised by his beloved grandmother, Martha Elvira Keeton, alongContinue Reading

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Jude Dow left a message on August 10, 2022:
To the Keeton family: so many memories, so many good times. We all enjoyed Jerry’s love of the outdoors and the kids looked forward to fishing and camping, snowball fights and the many stories. I am especially thankful for the black eyed peas recipe and think of Jerry when I cook these. I have always enjoyed his art work and of course the guitar and singing. What a gift to have known Jerry. Keeton family, thanks for sharing him with us.
Susan Keeton left a message on August 9, 2022:
Saddened to hear of Jerry's loss. He was always one of my favorite people. I was shocked to read that he graduated from high school the year I was born. All I can say is that he wore his age well. I always remember the day Dave & I were laying rock at Dorothy Faye's house when Jerry came strolling onto the patio with a tiny Jeri Ann in his arms & a grin from ear-to-ear. He was taking her all over town to introduce her to everyone he knew. He'll be missed by many. You're in my thoughts.
Barbara Richardson left a message on August 7, 2022:
To the Keeton family, I would like to to give my most heartfelt condolences from myself and the Richardson family. My dad Albert M. Richardson thought the world of a Jerry. I can’t count the number of times Daddy said “we need to go see Jerry”. We would take off to Homestead Acres! May you all savor the memories of this wonderful man. May he rest peacefully in God’s loving arms. Barbara Richardson
Kerry Tate left a message on August 6, 2022:
May memories of Jerry and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead. Kerry Tate (Ruidoso, NM)
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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