Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

October 15, 2013

Jimmie Glen Keen

OAKWOOD, Va. — Jimmie Glen Keen, 70 years of age, of Oakwood, VA, went to be with the Lord Sunday, October 13, 2013 in Clinch Valley Medical Center in Richlands, VA after a courageous battle with cancer. Born December 1, 1942 in Grundy, VA, he was the son of the late Shade and Josie Keen. He was a  retired coal miner, a member of the UMWA #1509, a member of the Keen Mountain Pentecostal Holiness Church, enjoyed hunting, fishing, working puzzle books. He was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather.

In addition to his parents Shade and Josie Keen, he was preceded in death by his sisters Leona Keen, Stella Ramsey and Loriane White, brothers Ervin, Roy and Raymond Keen.

Survivors include his loving wife of 50 years Bonnie Sue Clifton Keen of Oakwood, VA; son Michael Glenn Keen and wife Jeannie of Salem, VA; sisters Thelma Brown and husband Frank and Jean Riggs both of OH; brothers Sherman Keen and wife Rosella of TN, Leonard Keen and wife Faye of Keen Mountain, VA.

He is also survived by two grandchildren Olivia Paige Keen and Christian Matthew Keen as well as several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Jimmie Glen Keen will be conducted at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Keen Mountain, VA Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 12:00 noon with the Reverend Randy Webb officiating. Burial will follow in the Antioch Cemetery, Keen Mountain, VA.

Active pallbearers will be Jeff Keen, Jared Keen, Brian Keen, Ron Clifton, Ricky Clifton, Junior White, Randy Keen and Teddy Keen.

Honorary pallbearers will be the men of the Keen Mountain Pentecostal Holiness Church.

The family will receive friends at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel Tuesday after 6:00 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to www.shortridgeramey.com.

The family of Jimmie Glen Keen have entrusted the care of their loved one to Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home of Keen Mountain, VA.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin

    LERONA — On July 25, 2014, Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin, 84, was called home to be with Jesus and reunite with her precious Ronald.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Douglas W. Jenkins Douglas W. Jenkins

    PRINCETON — Douglas W. Jenkins, 90, of Princeton formerly of Lashmeet died Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Princeton Health Care Center.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • James “Jake” Jackson Jr. James “Jake” Jackson Jr.

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — James “Jake” Jackson, Jr. age 65 of the Mudfork community in Bluefield, VA went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Maycel Lee Nowlin Maycel Lee Nowlin

    PRINCETON — Maycel Lee Nowlin of Old Oakvale Road in Princeton, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marjorie Price Gibson

    NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Marjorie Price Gibson, age 94 of North Tazewell, VA died Friday, July 25, 2014 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014

  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donnette Hall Donnette Hall

    BURKES GARDEN, Va. — Donnette Hall age 73 of Burkes Garden, VA, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kirby Winfred Cole

    WHITEWOOD, Va. — Kirby Winfred Cole, age 80 of Whitewood, Virginia passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 in a local Richlands Hospital following a lengthy illness.

    July 27, 2014

  • Hazel Stovall

    PRINCETON — Hazel Stovall, 85, of Princeton died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 27, 2014