Funeral services for Mary Lewis Keith age 96, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints. Bishop Heber Watson, Larry Haney and Eddie Lee Haney will officiate. Burial will be in the High Hill Baptist Church Cemetery directed by Norton Funeral Home. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church and at other times at 2002 Lamar Highway, Darlington, S.C.
Mrs. Keith was born in Darlington a daughter of the late Edward and Ella Isman Lewis. She was a member of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints and retired from Nytronics after 25 years of service. She was the mother of nine children, was an immaculate house keeper, served with her husband Henry Keith in two missions for the church and cooked a Red Velvet Cake you would die for.
Surviving are 2 sons, Larry (Shelia) Haney, Hartsville and Eddie (Janet) Haney, Hemingway; five daughters, Shelba O’Neal, Dovesville, Janet (Don) Rauch, Scranton, Brenda Mahon, Darlington, Donna (George) Brown, Darlington and Tammy (Darrell) Campbell, Florence; 20 grandchildren; several great and great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands, George Marion Haney and Henry Keith; 2 sons, Lewis and Danny Haney; 2 brothers Corbett and George Lewis.
Memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice, 1203 East Cheves Street, Florence, S.C. 29506 or to The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints, Hartsville Ward, 808 Prestwood Drive, Hartsville, S.C. 29550.
Norton Funeral Home is honored to serve the Keith family.