Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Ruby Hazel Burkett Keefer
Ruby Hazel Burkett Keefer of North Charleston, wife of the late Henry Isadore Keefer, passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. She was 90.
Services were held May 3, 2014 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road, with interment at Carolina Memorial Park.
Ruby Hazel was born June 12, 1923 in Pike County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Everett Burkett and Bess Goble Burkett. She was dedicated to her loving family and cherished her role as a great mom.
She is survived by four sons, Terry Keefer and his wife, Hazel of Summerville, Jerry Keefer and his wife, Pamela of Ridgeville, Greg Keefer and his wife, Jane of Cross, and Larry Keefer and his wife, Sandra of Hanahan; two daughters, Linda Hair and her husband, Dennis of North Charleston, and Sharon Eade of Summerville; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; her sister, Betty Compton of Pikeville, KY; and her two half brothers, Donnie Burke of Martin, KY and Jay Burke of Pikeville, KY. She was preceded in death by her son, Henry Roger Keefer, and her daughter, Kathy Woudwyk.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250, Dallas, TX 75244.
A memorial message may be sent to the family by visiting www.jhenrystuhr.com.
The Journal Scene is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. We do not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not The Journal Scene.