Obituary: Louis Walter Keeton


Funeral services for Louis Walter Keeton, 87, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home with Dr. David Chamblee and Rev. Darryl Bailey officiating; interment in Etha Baptist Church Cemetery.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Keeton passed away Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 at his residence. He was born Jan. 25, 1932 to C.P. and Liley Keeton.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Mattie Lou Keeton; and brother Travis Keeton.

Survivors include his daughter Sheila (Kenneth) Burks; son Chuck Keeton; daughter Sherrie (Danny) Hunter; sister Buna Burns; sister-in-law Flossie Keeton; uncle Sanford Bailey; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Pallbearers are Steve Burns, John Stephenson, Cameron Johnson, Ace Johnson, Kyle Stephenson, and Noah Keeton. Honorary pallbearers are Ricky Johnson, Justin Tankersley, and Justin Morris.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to Samaritan’s Purse, Operation Christmas, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28706, or First Baptist Church Fairview Building Fund, 1022 Welcome Road, Cullman, AL 35058.