Leonard Olen Keeton


May 28, 1923 - April 17, 2021

Leonard Olen Keeton, 97, of Nauvoo, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021, at Walker Baptist Medical Center.

The family will receive friends Thursday, April 22, 2021, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 23, 2021, at noon in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at Keeton Cemetery. Roger Hendon, Jimmy Burkhalter and Joe Daniels will officiate.

Mr. Keeton was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Elizabeth Lawson Keeton; parents, Cornelius Benjamin Keeton and Dona Adaline Davis Keeton; stepmother, Maud Dodd Keeton; and brothers and sisters, Howard Keeton, Alvin Keeton, Loyd Keeton, Evin Keeton, Ola Walker, Lora Gilbert, Euell Keeton, Arlin Keeton, Ozell Sloman and Pat Kanaday.

He is survived by his daughter, Sharon Bagwell (Joey); sons, Larry Keeton (Sharon) and Wade Keeton (Anna); brother, Owen Keeton (Marie); sisters, Avaanell Sorsby, Lena Keeton and Doris Weaver (Gary); sister-in-law, Dot Cooner; grandchildren, Brandi Pate (Jason), Lauren Astin (Caleb), Kim Elmore, Lane Keeton, Sharla Keeton and Savannah Keeton; and great-grandchildren, Molly Pate, Madi Reece Pate and Aaron Elmore.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571