Mr. Robert Milton Keck age 96 of New Tazewell was born October 14, 1921 and passed away on March 20, 2018. He was saved at an early age during World War II. Mr. Keck was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served during World War II.
He is preceded in death by his:
Wife: Hazel Johnson Keck
Parents: Ronda and Francie (Williams) Keck
Son: Scotty Allen Keck
Brothers and Sister-in-laws: George and Lavada Keck
Tilmon and Imogene Keck
J.R. and Margaret Keck
Ralph and Bonnie Keck
Sisters and Brothers in laws: Martha and Doc England
Dorothy and Vaughn Churchill
Rachel and Ernie Ellison
Mary Alice and Fran Williams
Eula and Chester Keck
He is survived by his:
Daughter: Connie and husband Harry Gent
Grandchildren: Jamie Keck
Shane and Ralynne Gent
Dustin and Sheryl Gent
Great-Grandchildren: Kaylee, Abigail, Isabelle, Hayden, Noah, Sarah, Rachel, Madilyn and Levi
Brother-in-law: Rev I.J. Meyers
Beloved nephews, nieces and a host of other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Wednesday March 21, 2018 from 4- 7PM with funeral services to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt funeral home chapel with Rev. Richard Collins officiating. Music will be provided by Living Water.
Graveside services will be conducted Thursday March 22, 2018 at 11AM in the Cole Cemetery with military honors.
Pallbearers: Jamie Keck, Shane Gent, Noah Gent,
Dustin Gent, Levi Gent, Harry Gent and Roger Beason
Honorary Pallbearers: Friends of the Senior Citizens Center, Dr. Rose and Dr. Neal
A special thanks to Claiborne County Medical Center and Rehab and Senior Citizens Home Assistance for their loving care.
~Claiborne-Overholt funeral home is honored to be serving the family~