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Seaver-Brown Funeral Service & Crematory
Wednesday July 26th, 2017
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Thursday July 27th, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Thursday July 27th, 2017
12:30pm - 1:00pm

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Larry Edward Keyes

SUGAR GROVE, VIRGINIA: LARRY EDWARD KEYES, age 74, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at his home.

Larry was the best dad, papaw and friend you could have ever wanted. He loved his flea markets, sports, and food. Larry would back his family 100 percent – even fight for them if he needed to. He loved talking with folks and running the Walmart of Sugar Grove. Mr. Keyes was a proud Army veteran and loved his country. Larry Edward Keyes will be a missed man by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Ethel Keyes; brother, Gerald Keyes; and sister, Wanda Sue Parks.

Larry is survived by his wife, Dorothy Keyes of Sugar Grove, Va.; daughter, Sue Akers and husband, Jon of Sugar Grove, Va.; son, Jamie Edward Keyes and wife, Tammy of Sugar Grove, Va., brothers, Sonny Keyes and wife, Brenda of Ala., and Danny Keyes and wife, Dorothy of Sugar Grove, Va.; grandchildren, Jacob Harrington, Morgan Harrington, Hannah Harrington, Jordan Keyes, Dalton Keyes, and Aaron Keyes; great-grandson, Baby Everette; special sister-in-law, Glenna Keyes; special nephew, Carl Keyes; and many special sisters-in-law, one brother-in-law and family and friends.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel with Reverend Billy Gwinn and Reverend David Medley officiating. Burial will follow in Bald Rock Cemetery in Flat Ridge, Va. Military honors will be conducted by Francis Marion VFW Post #4667. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.seaverbrown.com. Seaver-Brown Funeral Service and Crematory is honored to serve the Keyes Family.

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Prayers for the family! Larry was a great man!

Mr and Mrs Kenneth D Browning Jul 26 2017 12:00 AM

We are deeply sorry to hear of your loss & all of you are in our thoughts & prayers. May God give you comfort during your time of grief. We thought highly of Larry & thought he was a good man.

Jackey & Betty Hall Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

So Sorry for your loss he was a really Good Man!

Jay Overbey Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

mike waddell Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Keyes

mike waddell Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

buc_m@yahoo.com Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Keyes

buc_m@yahoo.com Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

Larry was a good man and I am glad we are cousins...He wouldn't show his true feelings to us, he was a very quite, thoughtful man, he loved his family with all his heart! He will join all our family whom have gone before him and add another star to our hearts.....Live on cuz...we will never forget you. Junior feels like he lost a true friend and he will be missed. Love and Prayers to all of you his daughter and son were so special and he loved and missed his sister Sue who went too soon. Now he will rest!

Connie Linkous Pick Jul 24 2017 12:00 AM

Jamie and family, Sorry for your loss ,prayers for you and your family

Sherry Woods Jul 24 2017 12:00 AM

So very sorry! Larry has been a good friend for a long time. He had a way to always make you smile. We're going to miss him! Ed & Sandy

Ed and Sandra Kirk Jul 24 2017 12:00 AM

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