Elloree- Willie Dean Keller, 85, went to her heavenly home March 1, 2020 at Pruitt Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at Avinger Funeral Home Chapel at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 with Reverend Buddy Locke officiating. Burial will follow in Santee Cemetery. The family will receive family and friends an hour prior to the service.
Mrs. Keller was born on December 14, 1934 in St. Matthews, a daughter of the late Grover Cleveland and Virginia Barfield Haigler. Mrs. Keller was a seamstress the majority of her life. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Elloree. She loved spending time with her late sisters, Jackie Droze and Betty Hodge. Mrs. Keller adored her grandchildren and her great grands. She was a widow of the late George Lowman “Buddy” Keller, Jr.
Survivors include a son, George L. Keller, III; three daughters, Susan K (Wayne) Stewart) of Selma, NC, Donna Sweatman of Granite, OK and Billie K. (Clyde) Smith of Holly Hill; a sister Myra Ann Alexander of Summerville; eight grandchildren, Courtney, Lance, Matthew, Aaron, Shane, Stephen, Daniel and Ember; and fifteen great grandchildren, Brayden, Tinsley, Grayson, Deckard, Caleb, Jantzen, Emmery, Charli, Grayce, Kailynn, Jaylen, Malachi, Julianna, Felicity and Laynee.
Family and friends may call the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde (Billie) Smith.
Memorials may be made to Pruitt Hospice of Aiken, 30 Physician Dr. Aiken, SC 29801.