Mr. Jackie Lee Keys, age 67, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at his home. Jackie was born February 27, 1952 in Young Harris, Georgia. He is preceded in death by his mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. James and Ida (Shook) Keys and his older brother, Junior Keys. He was the beloved father of daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Russell Fleming from Jacksonville, Florida and son, Daniel Keys of Young Harris. He is also survived by sisters, Geneva Hamilton of Young Harris, Dorothy (Gary) Ellis of Hayesville, Ettie Sue Long of Young Harris, Ruby Smith of Young Harris; grandchildren Alexa Keys (Alexa said she lost her best friend), Hayli Phillips, and Kendra Fleming; and great grandchildren; Aiden, Brooklyn and Connor.
Visitation: Friday, August 2, 2019 5:00pm-8:00pm at Banister Funeral Home
Service: Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 10:00am in the Chapel of Banister Funeral Home with Rev Glen Eller officiating.
Interment will follow the service at the Old Union Baptist Church cemetery.
Banister Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements of Mr. Jackie Keys.