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Arnold Dean Keener

August 30, 1955 ~ August 25, 2017 (age 61)

Arnold Dean Keener 61 of Hickory passed away Friday, August 25th, 2017 at his home. Born August 30th, 1955 he was the son of the late Winston Keener and Fortuna Huffman Keener. 

In addition to his wife of 27 years Barbara Keener; a daughter Kristy Chester and husband Daniel of Granite Falls; a step son Jeffrey Lawson and wife Julie of Hickory; two sisters Betty Smart and husband Ray of Hickory, Wanda Johnson and husband Dave of Apex; and two grandchildren Justice Lawson of Hickory and Grayson Chester of Granite Falls survive him. 

In addition to his parents; a step son Ted Lawson preceded him in death.  
A life Celebration will be held at 1:00pm Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 at First Baptist Church Hildebran Bethany Hall for family and close friends of Arnold. 
8831 Old Highway 10
Hildebran, North Carolina 28602

In Lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to Catawba regional Hospice in the name of Arnold Dean Keener.  

Please sign the online guestbook at The Keener family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.

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