Originally created 12/23/99

Mrs. Sharon Keen



Mrs. Sharon Lee Keen, 57, of Barrett Street, Harlem, died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 1999, at St. Joseph Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Mount Tabor Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Sutphin officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Keen, a native of Ponca City, Okla., had retired as office manager with Augusta Allergy. She was a former manager of Zippy Mart. She was a member of Mount Tabor Baptist Church, where she was a pianist.

The family said, "She was a loving mother and friend, who will be missed by all."

Survivors include a son, Bradley Keen, Harlem; three daughters, Kristen Dawson, Grovetown, and Kimberly Keen and Michelle Lyons, both of North Augusta; her mother, Doris Golay, Ponca City, Okla.; two sisters, Joyce Kurtz, Lindsborg, Kan., and Judith Wells, Lewiston, Idaho; and six grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Ricky Casteel, David Birdsong, Wayne Dawson, Charles Rhoden, Brian Jones, Chris Dawson, Woodrow Walker and Walter Hadley.

Friends may call at the residence of Bradley Keen, 940 County Line Road, Harlem.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 23, 1999