Keyt, Patsy Diane "Pat" (Dalton)

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Patsy Diane "Pat" Keyt, of Dalton, GA, died on Friday January 18, 2013 at her home. 

Pat was born April 7, 1942 in Dalton, a daughter of the late Daniel Oscar and Agnes R. Foster Robinson; and was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles Wayne Keyt; a son, Reverend Perry Keyt; brother, Glenn Robinson; and sisters, Joan Coleman, Sarah Dillard, Judy Vaughn and Carol Robinson. 

Pat was a bookkeeper at A-1 Lock and Security for many years. She was a member of the Maple Grove Baptist Church where she was the former pianist for over thirty-five years. She made and collected porcelain dolls and was an accomplished seamstress. She also wrote music and loved to sing. But her greatest love was her family and being a wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister. 

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Wendy and Reverend Landon Brooks; son, Joseph Kennedy; daughter-in-law, Melissa Keyt; grandchildren, Jessica Brooks, Stephanie Brooks, Matthew Keyt and Tiffany Keyt; great-grandson, Jude Amos; brother and sister-in-law, Mike and Jerrilyn Robinson; aunts and uncle, Mildred White, Grace Horton, Van Roy and Coleen Foster; special friend, Casey Amos; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Patsy Diane "Pat" Keyt will be held Monday, January 21, at 2 p.m. at the Maple Grove Baptist Church with Reverend Larry Morgan and Reverend Landon Brooks officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her beloved husband at the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeremy Robinson, Casey Amos, Danny Underwood, Edward Haynes, Van Foster, Jr., and J.T. Foster. Honorary pallbearers will be Jimmy Richards and Al Coleman. 

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from 5-9 p.m. Sunday, January 20 and after 11 a.m. Monday, January 21.

Ponders Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.


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