sympathy cards available

KEENE, Donnie (1946 - 2018)

KEENE, Donnie (1946 - 2018)

Mr. Donnie Keene, 72, of Green Road, passed away Friday morning, November 9, 2018 at the Barbourville ARH Hospital.  He was the son of the late Opal Gambrel Miller born on January 2, 1946 in Knox County.

Donnie was a former postmaster at the Green Road Post Office and of the Baptist faith.  He enjoyed hunting and playing bingo.  He faithfully served his country in the United States Marine Corps.

On January 29, 1971, he united in marriage with Agnes McVey and to this union two children were born.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Lisa Miracle; a grandson, Johnathan Roberts and his step-father, Henry Miller.

Survivors include his loving wife, Agnes Keene of Green Road; a son, Brian Keene of Green Road; a son-in-law, Wayne Miracle of Green Road; a grandson, Dustin Miracle; six great grandchildren; a step-great granddaughter; among other loved ones and dear friends.

His funeral service will be conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Tuesday, November 13 at 2 P.M. with Rev. Terry Broughton officiating.  He will be laid to rest in the Patterson Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be Wayne Miracle, John Cox, Dustin Miracle, John Wagers, Dale Garland and Mikey McQueen.  Serving as an honorary bearer will be Dr. Vora.

Friends may call at the funeral home Monday between 6 and 9 P.M. and Tuesday prior to the funeral hour.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Knox Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of DONNIE KEENE.

For questions about our obituaries or condolence service, please contact us. You may reach us via e-mail at knoxfuneralhome@barbourville.com. Reach us via phone by calling 606-546-2222.