Originally created 11/29/03

Mr. Robert Keesee, Sr. (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)



HEPHZIBAH, Ga.- Robert C. Keesee, Sr., of Hephzibah, entered into rest on November 27, 2003 at the Augusta V.A. Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 1, 2003 at DeLoach-Kennedy Funeral Home Chapel at 11 a.m. with Rev. Ken Young officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park with full military honors. Mr. Keesee was a native of Saltville, Virginia and lived the past 30 years in the Hephzibah area. Mr. Keesee retired from the U.S. Army with 20 years of service and as a civil servant food service employee at Eisenhower Medical Center, he was a Presbyterian. Mr. Keesee was preceded in death by his parents, Haller Keesee and Virgie Laurey. Survivors include his loving wife, Virginia R. Keesee of Hephzibah and children, Robert Clinton Keesee, Jr., of Hephzibah, Teresa Diane Pratt of Hephzibah, Patricia Lynn Keesee, of Jackson, S.C., and Kenneth Wayne Keesee of Hephzibah. Also survived by grandchidren, Robert Clinton Keesee III, Shannon Keesee, Brianna Nicole Pratt; great-grandchildren, Kristen, Nikki, and Savannah. Family will receive friends Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at DeLoach -Kennedy Funeral Home, 2546 Highway 88, Hephzibah, Ga. (706) 592-5000. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle November 29, 2003