EVANS, Ga. - Mrs. Macel Maxine Keen, 79, of North Belair Road, Evans, beloved wife of Mr. Burl Keen, died Saturday, July 28, 2001, at Westwood Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. on Wednesday, August 1, 2001, at Platts Belair Road Chapel with Rev. Robert Rayner and Chaplain Richard Thigpen officiating. Burial will follow in Bellevue Memorial Gardens. Additional survivors include two sons, Gary Lee Keen of Evans and Karl Keith Keen of Guyton; two daughters, Janice Sue Wall of Norcross, and Angela Darnell of Atlanta; a sister, Doris Hefley of Mount Vernon, Ill.; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchildren. A native of Wayne City, Ill, Mrs. Keen was a homemaker, a loving mother and grandmother. Pallbearers will be the Martinez Fire Department. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 7 until 9 p.m. Platts Funeral Home, 337 N. Belair Road, Evans, GA 30809; 860-6166.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 30, 2001