Keith, Emma S. (Dalton)

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Emma S. Keith, 92, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.

She was the daughter of the late Trammel and Lela Schneider and was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Keith; daughter, Lorraine Raines; and brothers, Clarence, George and Ralph Schneider.

Emma is survived by her son, Steve Keith (Garah); sisters, Ann Mallet, Robbie Parsons (Mike) and Star Whaley (Truman); sister-in-law, Polly Schneider; and grandchildren, Clay Keith (Krystle), Andrew Keith (Heather) and Sarah Raines.

A private burial will be held in Whitfield Memorial Gardens.


Nicholson, Martha Lee (Cleveland)

Davis, Stella Mae Dill (Cleveland)

Crowder, Kenneth Robert (Dalton)


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