Thomas Keys (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mr. Thomas Keys, Jr., 66, of Seaborn Drive, entered into rest March 16, 2008 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, March 21, 2008 at G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary Chapel with Brother Dennis Lowman officiating. Mr. Keys, a native of Aiken County, was one of Jehovah's Witness. He was a veteran of United States Air Force and a power truck operator for Kimberly Clark Corp. Survivors include his wife, Annie L. Mays Keys; six sons, Donnell Keys, Augusta, Charlie D. (Renee) Tillman, Wayne F. Tillman, North Augusta, Jan Faulkner, Baltimore, Md., Leroy Faulkner, Chattanooga, Texas, Anthony Faulkner, Washington, D.C.; two daughters, Sandra Tillman Mays, North Augusta and Terri Faulkner, Washington, D.C.; a family friend, Sherry Anderson; sisters-in-law, Lizzie Henderson and Minister Edith Mathis; 12 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the residence or after 1 p.m. today at the funeral home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, SC (803) 279-0026. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-March 20, 2008