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Jean Keen Proffitt

December 27, 1937 September 27, 2018
Jean Keen Proffitt
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Obituary for Jean Keen Proffitt

Jean Keen Proffitt, 80 years of age of Keen Mountain, VA, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018 in Pikeville Medical Center. Born December 27, 1937 in Jolo, WV, she was the daughter of the late Hobert Keen and Edna Payne Keen.

Jean enjoyed bird watching, spending time with her grandchildren and was of the Holiness faith. A loving mother, grandmother, and sister.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Bob Proffitt, and her sister Rosetta Rife; brothers Freddie Keen and James Blain “JB” Keen.

Survivors include her daughters Edna Diane Horn and husband Silas of Keen Mountain, VA, Lynn Bolen and husband Greg of Leburn, KY; sons Raymond Proffitt and wife Rhonda of Mousie, KY, Rodney Proffitt and wife Monica of Haysi, VA; nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service for Jean Keen Proffitt will be held at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Keen Mountain, VA, Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastors Tim Lester and Chris Asbur officiating. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery on Pea Patch Road in Grundy, VA.

Active pallbearers will be her grandchildren.

Honorary pallbearers will be her family and friends.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Grundy Heritage Hall and Pikeville Medical Center.

The family will receive friends at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Keen Mountain, VA, Saturday, after 6:00 p.m. with evening service to be held at 7:00 p.m.

During our time of mourning, I do believe, if we had listened closely we could have heard the rustling of her wings, as her spirit left her body to be with the Lord.

Online condolences may be sent to www.shortridgeramey.com.

The family of Jean Keen Proffitt have entrusted the care of their loved one to Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home of Keen Mountain, VA.


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Visitation

Saturday

29

Sep

6:00 PM 9/29/2018 6:00:00 PM
Shortridge Ramey - Keen Mountain

1020 Big Skeggs Road
Oakwood, VA 24631

Shortridge Ramey - Keen Mountain
1020 Big Skeggs Road Oakwood 24631 VA
United States

Funeral Service

Sunday

30

Sep

1:00 PM 9/30/2018 1:00:00 PM
Shortridge Ramey - Keen Mountain

1020 Big Skeggs Road
Oakwood, VA 24631

Shortridge Ramey - Keen Mountain
1020 Big Skeggs Road Oakwood 24631 VA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Fairview Cemetery Final Resting Place

Pea Patch Road
Pea Patch Road
Grundy, Virginia 24614

Pea Patch Road Grundy 24614 Virginia
United States
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