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Jessie Keith Looney

October 20, 1953 February 10, 2018
Jessie Keith Looney
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Obituary for Jessie Keith Looney

Jessie Keith Looney, 64 years of age of Maxie, VA, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Born October 20, 1953 in Maxie, VA, he was the son of the late Crockett and Mary Slone Looney.

Jessie was a retired truck driver for forty-years, an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed four-wheeling and doing mechanic work and was of the Christian faith. A loving father, grandfather, brother and uncle.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Darrell Looney, six infant brothers and sisters, brothers-in-law Woodrow Ramey and Jackie Owens.

Survivors include his daughter Chassity Looney Sawyer and companion Chad Hyder of Hampton, TN; son Shawn Looney and wife Dawn of Maxie, VA; sisters Emma Gay Ramey of Saltville, VA, Jearlene Belcher and husband Paul of Elkhorn City, KY, Betty Owens Mullins and husband Dennis of Grundy, VA, Selma Long and husband Jim of Ocala, FL, Debbie Wolford and husband William of Florence, SC.

He is also survived by his grandchildren McKinlee Looney Hurley, Dylan Sawyer, Chloie Looney, grand-daughter Lilyr, several nieces, nephews and friends including his special friends Bill Blankenship, Eddie Stiltner, Blake Deel, Terry Slone and Ricky Looney.

Funeral service for Jessie Keith Looney will be held at the Little Josie Old Regular Baptist Church, Breaks, VA, Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with Old Regular Baptist Elders officiating. Burial will follow in the Deel Family Cemetery on Bull Mountain Road, Maxie, VA.

Active pallbearers will be his family and friends.

The family will receive friends at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Grundy, VA, Monday, February 12, 2018 after 6:00 p.m. with Brother Kenny Coleman officiating.

Mr. Looneys body will be moved to the Little Josie Old Regular Baptist Church, Tuesday for visitation, one hour prior to the funeral service at 1:00 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to

The family of Jessie Keith Looney have entrusted the care of their loved one to Shortirdge-Ramey Funeral Home of Grundy, VA.

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6:00 PM 2/12/2018 6:00:00 PM
Shortridge-Ramey - Grundy

1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road
Grundy, VA 24614

Shortridge-Ramey - Grundy
1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road Grundy 24614 VA
United States

Funeral Service




1:00 PM 2/13/2018 1:00:00 PM
Little Josie Old Regular Baptist Church

Breaks, Virginia 24607

Little Josie Old Regular Baptist Church
Breaks Breaks 24607 Virginia
United States

Cemetery Details


Deel Family Cemetery Final Resting Place

Bull Mountain
Harman, Virginia 24614

Bull Mountain Harman 24614 Virginia
United States

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