Obituary of Virginia Keeton
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Virginia Beatrice Snyder Keeton, 86, of Madison, MS, peacefully passed from Life to Eternal Life at home with her family on a perfect Mother’s Day Sunday, May 14, 2023.
Virginia was born June 29, 1936, in Elaine, Arkansas, to Roy Sherman Snyder and Eula Maude Campbell Snyder. Virginia married the love of her life, Harold Ray Keeton, on December 13, 1959, and remained happily married for more than 57 years. Virginia was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Madison. Virginia lived her life with passion to share Jesus Christ’s love with family, friends, and everyone she met. Virginia sincerely desired for each person to experience the fullness of blessings similar to which she received from her Lord and Savior.
Virginia was preceded in death by her beloved husband, her parents, her five brothers, one sister and other members of her family. Survivors include her son H. Keith Keeton (Lorie), her daughter Cheryl Keeton Shelton (Tim), her granddaughter Meredith White (Justin) and her sister Doris Smith (Leon) among many other nieces and nephews.
Virginia will be lovingly remembered at a Graveside Pavilion service with a burial in Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, Walnut Corner (West Helena), Arkansas on Saturday, May 20, 2023, at 11:00 am.
The family will also receive and visit with friends on Tuesday, May 23, 2023, from 1:00 pm until the Memorial Service begins at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Natchez Trace Funeral Home in Madison, MS.
If anyone would like to donate a memorial gift, please consider:
Lexa Baptist Church, Lexa, Arkansas, and/or First Baptist Church, Madison, Mississippi.
Services will be directed:
In Arkansas by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena, (870) 572-2571
In Mississippi by Natchez Trace Funeral Home, Madison, (601) 898-8565