Ruth Jeanette (Witter) Keen

September 19, 1930 ~ April 14, 2021 (age 90)


Ruth Jeanette Keen, 90, of Lakeland passed away April 14, 2021.

Born in Lakeland, Florida on September 19, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Cornelius and Ruth Witter.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Cecil Keen.

Jeanette's survivors include children, Susan Haley, Kathy Warner, Connie Keen; brother, Grady Witter; grandchildren, Daniel, Leah, Caroline, and Melanie.

Jeanette was a life-long resident of the Socrum community and member of Bethel Baptist Church. She loved to read, go to the beach, and cherished her family greatly.

Jeanette will be buried next to her husband, Cecil, at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. Private memorial will be held at a later date.

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