Donald Allee Keeth, age 87, passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, in Waxahachie, Texas following recurring illnesses.
He was a long-time resident of the Iberia and Tuscumbia area.
Don was a veteran and served in the U. S. Airforce during which time he was stationed in Alaska where he used his gift for dog training and participated in the Alaskan Iditarod.
Don enjoyed hunting, training dogs, being outdoors and visiting with family and friends. He was well respected and loved within the community and will be greatly missed.
Don is survived by his two daughters, Melony Kirkland and Anna Lee Hill; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; sister, Verna Pemberton; and many nephews and nieces; and friends.
Don was preceded in death by his father and mother, Eather and Malone Keeth and his sisters, Ina Thompson and Margi Wall.
The family is respecting Don’s wishes that no services be held. Don will be laid to rest at Curry Cemetery.