News and Tribune

January 6, 2013

James A. Keown Sr.

88; of Jeffersonville

— Funeral services for James A. Keown Sr., 88, of Jeffersonville, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main St., Jeffersonville, with burial to follow in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. 

Loving husband of Dora Louise Keown, Jim was a depression era farm boy, a WW II vet, a retired guard from the Indiana Ammunitions Plant and a member of the West Maple St. Baptist Church. Most of all he was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother. He saw a lot in his life, didn’t believe in handouts but, would always give you a hand and teach you something that you could use. He did a lot for a lot of people. He has now been called home for a well deserved rest. 

Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3-8 PM, at the funeral home.  

To leave a special message for the family, visit HYPERLINK “http://www.Legacy”