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In Memory of

Wilma May Keith

May 17, 1930 - March 24, 2015

Obituary


Keith, Wilma May, age 84, of Knoxville, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, March 24, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Keith; granddaughter, Amanda Cabage; 3 brothers, 1 foster brother, and 1 foster sister. Survived by daughter, Valerie Atchley and spouse, James Atchley; daughter, Stephanie Smith and spouse, Parrish Smith; grandchildren, Brandon, Connor, and Patrick; great-grandchildren, Sophia and Dean; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. She was a lifelong member of Third Creek Baptist Church. Mrs. Keith retired from the University of Tennessee Computer Assisted Registration Department after 39 years of service....

Keith, Wilma May, age 84, of Knoxville, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, March 24, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Keith; granddaughter, Amanda Cabage; 3 brothers, 1 foster brother, and 1 foster sister. Survived by daughter, Valerie Atchley and spouse, James Atchley; daughter, Stephanie Smith and spouse, Parrish Smith; grandchildren, Brandon, Connor, and Patrick; great-grandchildren, Sophia and Dean; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. She was a lifelong member of Third Creek Baptist Church. Mrs. Keith retired from the University of Tennessee Computer Assisted Registration Department after 39 years of service. She was a loving and giving woman of great faith in Jesus Christ as her personal Savior, and will be missed by all who knew her. The family will receive friends from 5-7pm, Sunday, March 29th at Third Creek Baptist Church, 4917 Western Avenue. The funeral service will begin at 7pm, Dr. Rodney Duncan officiating. Family and friends will meet Monday, March 30th at 9:30am in the rotunda of East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 5901 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919 for the interment. In lieu of flowers, Wilma requested to please make donations to Third Creek Baptist Church to continue the ministry there that she and her family have been a huge part of all their lives. Condolences may be offered at www.berrylynnhurst.com.