Wendell Allen Keith CSM – (Ret.) US ARMY
Memorial services, with military honors, will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2013, at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance and Hydrick Funeral Directors with Chaplain David Ward officiating.
Mr. Keith, a native of Pocahontas , TN , was the son of the late Charles Woodrow Keith and Mildred Ruth Keith Wammack. He served his country in the U.S. Army, with four tours in Vietnam , and retired following thirty one years of service with the rank of CSM. He also retired as a civil servant from Fort Gordon having worked twenty one years. He enjoyed gardening and woodworking.
In addition to his wife Mr. Keith is survived by his daughters, Regina Babe of Huntsville, AL and Monika Keith of Augusta; his sister, Linda Loftin of Oakland , TN ; grandchildren, Tanya Adams, Linda Fink and Michaela Hilzendegen; as well as nine great grandchildren.
If desired, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org, or to the American Cancer society, 2607 Commons Blvd. , Augusta , GA , 30904 .
The family will receive friends following the memorial service at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd. , Augusta , GA 30906 .