Keener, Stanley Phillip (Old Fort)

Monday, January 7, 2013

Stanley Phillip Keener, 57, of Old Fort, TN, passed away Saturday, January 5, 2012 at the family residence. 

Phillip was the son of the late Helen Nichols Keener and Stanley Ralph Everett Keener.

The Remembrance of Life Memorial Service will be conducted Monday, January 7 at 3 p.m. from the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes with Jody Nation officiating. 

The Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes has charge of the arrangements. 


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