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Carl Eugene Keeney

March 27, 1925 ~ June 26, 2018 (age 93)

Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon June 29, 2018 at 1:00pm in the Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville, WV

Clergy: Rev. Jr. Perdue and Rev. Troy Howerton

Interment: Pineview Cemetery, Orgas, WV

Visitation will be 2 hours before the service.

Carl Eugene Keeney, 93, of Seth, WV went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at his home after a long illness.  He was born March 27, 1925 in Seth, WV to the late Dewey L. and Ruby Skeens Keeney.

He attended the Toney’s Branch Freewill Baptist Church, Bloomingrose, WV. He was a Navy Seabees having served during World War II. He was a retired coal miner and member of the UMWA Local # 6426, made and played his own musical instruments and member of the Big Coal River Boys Gospel Group. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Betty Miller Keeney.

Carl is survived by a daughter, Sheila Elaine (Keeney) Thomas of Seth; a son, Carl Lawson (C.L.) Keeney of Seth; a brother, Reginald Keeney; five grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren and a host of friends.

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