KEATON, James C. age 81 of Kettering, passed away Saturday, August 14, 2004. He was preceded in death by his first wife Mattie Keaton, his sisters Grace Moody and Ellen Markland. He is survived by Eula, his loving wife of 15 years; children Ronald and wife Marsha Keaton of Hillsboro, Kathy and husband Larry Durham of Dayton, Randall C. Keaton and companion Sherrie Owens of Kettering, James and wife Beverly Whittaker of Beavercreek, Betty and husband Danny Ellington of Dayton, Faye and husband David Paul of Beavercreek; many grandchildren, great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Jim retired from GM after 32 years of service. He was a member and very active in the Union Penecostal Church, and later attended the Greenview Calvary Tabernacle Church. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, August 17, 2004 at Newcomer-Farley Funeral Home 4104 Needmore Road, with Pastor Norm Livingston officiating. Family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until time of service. Interment at Bearcreek Cemetery.
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