He was born February 21, 1931, in Gradyville, Kentucky, to the late Willis & Candice Coomer Keltner. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Compton Keltner on February 15, 2010. He was a member of Tarter’s Chapel United Methodist Church, a sawyer lumber grader at Downey Sawmill and a farmer.
Two Sons – Billy Joe (Pat) Keltner of Columbia & Mitchell (Jane) Keltner of Richmond
Two Daughters – Sharon (Millard) Keltner of Columbia & Debbie Brickman of Ohio
One Sister – Cledus Downey of Greensburg
16 Grandchildren & 21 Great-Grandchildren
Several Other Relatives & Friends also survive
Funeral Service – Friday, February 12, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Herbert Janes & Bro. Rod Walley officiating
Burial in Tarter’s Chapel Cemetery
Visitation after 4:00 P.M., Thursday
Memorials are requested to be in the form of a donation to Tarter’s Chapel Cemetery Fund. These may be left at the funeral home.
Casket Bearers – Matt Keltner, Casey Keltner, Travis Keltner, Thomas Keltner, Sean Keltner, Jason Keltner & Wesley Burris
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements