Funeral services for James Richard Keel, 75, of Millstone, were held October 30 in Whitesburg. Burial was in Williams-Evergreen Cemetery in Whitesburg.
A son of the late Sherman Hershel and Edna Sanders Keel, he died October 27 at Indian Path Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Billy Keel, Hearl Keel and Bruce Keel, and two sisters, Martha Hampton and Lorene Bowen.
Surviving are his wife, Mattie Hoskins Keel; five brothers, Wayne Keel of Covington, Earl Keel of Thornton, Robert Keel and Howard Keel, both of Millstone, and Kennith Keel of Cowan; and a nephew Jeremiah Keel of Millstone.