Mr. Jimmy Wayne Keller, 70, of Starkville, MS; passed away at his residence on August 10, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.
Jimmy was a retired locksmith for Mississippi State University.Â He loved helping people.Â He also loved fishing, hunting, gardening and antiquing.Â Jimmy was very dedicated to his work.Â After his retirement, Jimmy was very dedicated to his locksmithing business, Jim's Lock and Key Service. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his mother; Juanita Keller; sister, Betty Lou Keller; son, James Harold Keller, and grandson, Larry McKibben.
Jimmy is survived by his wife of 51 years, Mary Jane Knight Keller of Starkville, MS; daughters, Lorinda Buckley (Jimmy) of Starkville, MS; Tammy Bright (Robert) of Stewart, MS; Daphne McKibben (Phillip) of Cumberland, MS; son, Danny Comer (Kathy) of West Point, MS; father, D. H. Keller of Amory, MS; grandchildren; Kimberly Elinburg, Christopher Buckley, Kadie Carol Fancher, Daniel Bruce Comer, Justin Keller, Hailey Stewart, Peyton Hillhouse, Mary Catherine McKibben, Stephen McKibben and Sally McKibben, great grandchildren, Presley Buckley, Tyler Ann Buckley, Austyn Clair Buckley, Haiden Elinburg, Emma Fancher, Ella Fancher, and Caleb Stewart; brother, Michael David Keller of Amory, MS.
Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, August 13, 2014 from 12:00-3:00 p.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church with a memorial service immediately following at 3:00 p.m. in the church sanctuary conducted by Kenny Hodges.
Memorial donations may be made to The Cole Elam Medical Fund, Renasant Bank, 500 E. Lampkin St., Starkville, MS 39759.
You may go online and sign our guest register at www.welchfuneralhomes.com.