Orville Louis Keeton
Orville Louis Keeton
  • August 10, 1926 - October 28, 2017
  • Amarillo, Texas

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Orville L. Keeton, 91, of Amarillo died October 28, 2017. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 1, 2017 in Memorial Park Cemetery, 6969 I-40 East. Orville was born August 10, 1926 in Love County, Oklahoma to Buster and Ollie Keeton. He married Lavelle Weed Keeton on April 5, 1951. Orville served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He worked for Southwestern Bell / AT&T for 38 years, before retiring in 1986. Orville enjoyed traveling with friends, spoiling his grandchildren, and was very proud of his family. His hobbies included dancing, yard work, and taking care of the home. Orville was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, and a sister. Survivors include wife, Lavelle Keeton of Amarillo; sons, Ron Keeton and wife Jackie of Fort Collins, Colorado; Larry King and wife Becky of Enid, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to The Amarillo Senior Citizens Association or your local VFW.
Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Park Funeral Home & Cemetery, Amarillo, TX.