Juanita Story Keller, 73, 2414 Charles Street, Johnson City, passed away Monday, October 14, 2013 in the Lakebridge Health Care Center.
She was a native and lifelong resident of Washington County and was a daughter of the late Alfred and Myrtle Story. Mrs. Keller was a longtime member of the Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church, where she attended the Rev. Roy Jenkins Sunday School Class.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas A. Keller in 1994.
Survivors include three sons, Bobby A. Keller and wife, Cynthia, Joe A. Keller and wife, Jan and Thomas A. Keller and wife, Robin all of Johnson City; two brothers, Bud and Bruce (Jackie) Story of Greeneville; a sister, Sissey Story of Greeneville; three grandchildren, Marcus, Nicole and Alex Keller all of Johnson City; also several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mrs. Keller will be conducted at 7:00 PM Thursday, October 17, 2013 in the Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church, 1004 E. Lakeview, Johnson City with the Rev. Paul Crowe and Rev. Bob Davis officiating. Special music will be provided by Ms. Barbara Smith and the Quillen family.
The family will receive friends at the church Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM Friday in the Washington County Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be selected from the family and friends. Everyone attending this service is asked to meet at the church by 10:30 AM to go in procession to the cemetery.
The family would like to give special thanks to the entire staff of Lakebridge Health Care Center who worked hard and showed our mother love and wonderful care, and to the members of Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church for their prayers and love shown to their mother during her sickness with cancer. A very special thanks to Rev. Paul and Helen Crowe for their prayers and checking on her day after day.
Condolences may be made online at www.wadugger.com.
Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is serving the Keller family. 423-928-2245