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Samuel Everett Keener

Samuel Everett Keener, age 59, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018.

Mr. Keener was born in Floyd County and resided in Rome. He graduated from West Rome High School in 1977. He served in the United States Army for 10 years.

Mr. Keener was predeceased by his parents, Everett L. Keener and Betty Jo Keener; his son, Benjamin Keener.

He is survived by his loving wife of 19 years, Julie A. Keener of Rome, Ga.; Children, Tiffany Nichole (Coty) of Gadsden, Ala., Jake Whitaker (Jennifer) of Rome, Ga.; Grandchildren, Chris and Gracie Spivey, Ivey and Hollis Whitaker.

The Keener family would like to cordially invite friends to a memorial service that will be held on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Daniels Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Sunday.

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