Services for Lowell Russell Keeton will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008 at the Craddock Memorial Chapel with Ben Bailey officiating. Interment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery.


Lowell was born April 26, 1916 at Legate, OK to George L. and Frankie Massey Keeton. He passed from this life on Dec. 29, 2008 in the Ardmore Veterans Center at the age of 92. He married Ruby Irene Thomas on Jan. 24, 1948 at Gainesville, Texas. She preceded him in death.
Lowell was a retired self-employed auto mechanic with Coleman and Keeton Garage. He was a veteran, 32nd degree Mason and a member of the McLish Avenue Church of Christ.


He is survived by his sons Kenneth Keeton and wife Betty of Denton, Texas, Russell Keeton and wife Kathy of Ardmore; three grandchildren, Kristi Jordan, Richard Keeton and James Keeton; and one great-grandchild, Nathan Jordan.


He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Ruby.


The family will be receiving friends from 7-8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Cross Timbers Hospice or the Ardmore Veterans Center.


Pallbearers will be Bill Lenderman, Bill Barton, Kenneth Barton, Chock Aldridge, Bobby Wallace and J.W. Hobbs.


Online condolences may be made at www.craddockfuneralhome.com.