William Mervin  Keen
William Mervin Keen

June 29, 1927 - April 11, 2019
Born in Tift County, GA
Resided in Waycross, GA
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Obituary

Mr. William Mervin Keen, 91, died Thursday morning (April 11, 2019) at The Landings of Douglas in Douglas, GA.

He was a native of Tift County, but he lived most of his life in Waycross. Mervin graduated from Waresboro High School and served in the United States Army during the Korean War. In 1987, he retired from CSX Railroad as a conductor after 30+ years of service. Mervin was a member of Parkway Baptist Church.

Mervin is preceded in death by his parents, William Dewey Keen and Carolee Barbee Keen; his wife, Ada Carolyn McDonald Keen; and one brother, Arrell Keen.

Survivors include one daughter, Sharon Keen Walker (Mark) of Rockingham, NC; one son, Dennis M. Keen (Joyce) of Waycross; three grandchildren, Kris Keen (Brandy) of Freemont, IN, Jamie Keen of Waycross, and Jason Walker (Kelly) of Rockingham, NC; nine great grandchildren; one brother, Emory Keene of Bellview, FL; one sister, Wynelle Keen Phillips of Melbourne, FL; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday (April 13, 2019) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Kettle Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.

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Visitation
Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA United States 31501
Friday, April 12, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA United States 31501
Saturday, April 13, 2019
1:00 PM