Jerry Keen died following a long illness at 3:05 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2013, at his home.
Jerry was born August 25, 1942 in Shelbyville, Ill. to Melvin Keen and Fern Reedy Keen.
Jerry was of the Baptist faith and was a retired supervisor fro the Cadiz Water Department.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother Chester Keen and sister Judy Keen.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Gordon of Cadiz; step-mother Peggy Keen of New Baden, Ill.; brothers Milton Keen of Turtle Lake, Wisc. and Larry Keen of Shelbyville, Ill.; two sons, Allen Gordon and Darrell Dean Gordon, both of Cadiz; five grandchildren, Micah Gordon, Marianna Baker, Tristan Gordon, Brianna Gordon and Caleeb Gordon, all of Cadiz.
Serving as pallbearers were Allen Gordon, Darrell Dean Gordon, Scotty Yewell, Stacey Woods, Brandon Calhoun and Craig Oakley. Honorary pallbearers were Micah Gordon, Tristan Gordon, Caleb Gordon and Damion Mefford. Music was provided by Billy Barnes, vocalist and pianist.
Memorial donations may be made to the Trigg County Humane Society, c/o Ramona Hamilton, 4146 Canton Rd., Cadiz, KY 42211.