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Larry Gene Keltner, Adair Co., KY (1945-2011)

He was a highly respected self-employed carprenter and a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. He leaves 17 direct living descendants.
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Larry Gene "Wildman" Keltner, 66, of Columbia, died Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at the Kindred Hospital in Louisville, KY.

Funeral services will be Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 1pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. David Coffey officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery, 131 New Hope Church Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Friday, September 23, 2011, at the funeral home.

He was born Saturday, September 8, 1945 in Green County, KY. He was the son of the late W.B. and Mary Ella Kessler Keltner. He died Wednesday, September 21, 2011 in Louisville,, Jefferson Co.,KY at the age of 66 years and 13 days.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Rex and Jerry Keltner, and one sister, Ortella Judd.

He was a self-employed carpenter and a member of the New Hope Separate Baptist Church.

Survivors include the following:
  • Wife: Shelia Neat Keltner of Columbia, KY

  • Three sons: Kevin Keltner and wife Brenda of Greensburg, KY, and David and wife Tammy Powell and Donald and wife Sacha Powell, all of Columbia, KY

  • Two daughters: Veronica Keltner of Florida, Mary Powell and fiance Chase Martin of Columbia, KY

  • Two brothers: James and wife Gilda Keltner and Phillip "Shorty" and wife Ruthie Keltner all of Greensburg, KY

  • Three sisters: Juanita and husband Dennis Simpson, Connie an husband Dickie Blakeman and Phyllis and husband James Cowherd all of Greensburg, KY

  • Nine grandchildren
  • And three great grandchildren
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Larry Gene (Wildman) Keltner (1945-2011)

2011-09-22 - 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY - Photo from Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.
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