George William “Willie” Keeling went home to be with the Lord on February 21, 2012.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Pinetta First Baptist Church with burial at Mt. Horeb Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service from 10-11 a.m. at the church.
He was born in Pinetta on June 25, 1925. He was a second generation farmer, and worked at Owens Illinois for over 30 years in maintenance. He was a gifted carpenter, a wonderful husband, Father and grandfather. He was a member of Pinetta First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his son: Joe Keeling (Debbie); daughter: Kay Deerman (Joe) and two grandchildren: Erin Keeling and Wiley Deerman. He was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years: Jonnie Cargile Keeling; parents: Clayton and Florence Keeling.
Donations may be made to Pinetta First Baptist Church, PO Box 117, Pinetta, Florida 32350 or a charity of your choice.
Beggs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements (850-973-2258).