Charles Edward Keen June 13, 1931~May 1, 2013

Charles Edward Keen, 81of Fayetteville passed away on May 1, 2013 at Willard Walker Hospice Home. He was born June 13, 1931 in Fayetteville, Arkansas to William Herbert Keen and Anna Mae Cline Keen. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Roy Keen and William Keen.

Survivors include his wife, of 46 years, Hazel Keen of the home; four daughters, Sharla Mills and husband Ron and Kayla Mhoon and husband Shane both of Fayetteville, Sheri Milone and husband Michael of Placitas, New Mexico and Tracy Shawhan and husband Michael of Houston, Texas; sister, Sue Witte of Fayetteville; brother Robert Keen and wife Earlene of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Beau Mills, Brian Mhoon, Lacie Crider and her husband Shawn all of Fayetteville, Matt Shawhan and Grant Shawhan both of Houston, Texas and Brad Shawhan of Dallas, Texas; great granddaughter, Addison Mhoon of Bentonville and several other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends at Beard’s Funeral Chapel, Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 4 to 6 PM.

A Funeral service will be held 10:00 AM Friday at Rolling Hills Baptist Church with Rev. Steve Sheely officiating.

Burial will be at Hester Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers the family would like memorials to be made to Willard Walker Hospice Home, 325 N. Longview

Fayetteville, AR 72703.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.

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    Name » 03. May, 2013

    I knew charlie for all of my adult life and he was such a special person who would help anyone in need,including me.we had some great times in the past but his main though was always his family and friends. He will be greatly missed but never forgotten!! Jim hawkins also carol&bonnie

    Mellanie Boyd » 03. May, 2013

    Charlie was a very wonderful man. I am very thankful that I was able to meet and get to know him. I will greatly miss him and getting to talk to him. He will be missed very much but never forgotten. May God be with and comfort the family during this difficult time. God Bless, Mellanie Boyd and Family.

    DeAnna Moore Stokes » 03. May, 2013

    Charlie has been a friend to me and my family all of my life. He was a great friend. We will all miss him. My thought and prayers are with family. DeAnna Moore Stokes and family.

    Mary Jane Cates Silva » 05. May, 2013

    Dear Tracy and family, I was saddened to hear of Mr. Keen’s passing. I sometimes think of the many fun times we spent as kids, and tell those stories with lots of laughter! Our condolences on his passing and love to you, Sheri, and your mom.
    Mary Jane and Jeff

    Elaine Humphries » 08. May, 2013

    Dear Sharla, Kayla, and family, I was saddened with the news of your loss. May God bless and surround all of you in this hard time.
    God bless, Elaine