PORTAGEVILLE - Rose Earline Walker Keene, 72, died Dec. 5, 2005, at her home.
Born April 5, 1933, in Mississippi, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Lillie Walker.
She was united in marriage to Julian L. Keene who preceded her in death on March 16, 1995.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two grandchildren.
Survivors include: three sons, Lucas Keene and Luther Keene of Portageville and Robert Keene of Lilbourn; one daughter, Hattie Panozzo of St. Ann, Ill.; two brothers, Perry Walker of Grey, Ga., and Junior Walker of Frostproof, Fla.; six sisters, Virginia Taylor, Polly Hill, Joyce Bushey and Nancy Bradford of Alabama and Jewell Howard and Dolly McBrayer of Mississippi; 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Ann Whitmore.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday with the Rev. Roy Edwards officiating.
Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.