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Jimmie "Jim" Lynn Keener

December 10, 1942 March 5, 2019
Jimmie "Jim"  Lynn Keener
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Obituary for Jimmie "Jim" Lynn Keener

Jimmie “Jim” Lynn Keener of Miami, OK passed from this life Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at his home. He was 76.

Jim was born December 10, 1942 in Miami, OK to Luther Dee and Gail (Allgood) Keener. He had lived in Miami all his life. He worked for Junge Bread Company in Joplin, MO where he was an area delivery driver of Bunny Bread and Butternut Bread to local grocery stores and restaurants. Jim also was a farmer and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Miami, OK.

Jim married Deanna Trolinger Keener November 19, 1964 in Columbus, KS. She preceded him in death September 29, 1999. He was also preceded by a great granddaughter Ava White, his parents and a brother Kenny Keener.

Survivors include 2 daughters Paula Johnston and husband Timothy of Miami, OK and Denise Martin of Grove, OK, 5 grandchildren Tonya White, Aaron Johnston, Chad Johnston, Reid Martin and Brittni Martin and 6 great grandchildren Jade White, Justice White, Brice Johnston, Brianna Powers, Lani Johnston and Emma Johnston.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Immanuel Baptist Church in Miami, OK. Rev. Paul Simpson will officiate. Interment will be in G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK. Aaron Johnston, Chad Johnston, Randy Yokeley, Jake Sharp, Chris Allgood and Shawn Allgood will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at

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6:00 PM 3/12/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 3/12/2019 8:00:00 PM
Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service (Miami)

1432 B Street N.W.
Miami, OK 74354

Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service (Miami)
1432 B Street N.W. Miami 74354 OK
United States





1:00 PM 3/13/2019 1:00:00 PM
Immanuel Baptist Church

228 H. Street S.E.
Miami, Oklahoma 74354

Immanuel Baptist Church
228 H. Street S.E. Miami 74354 Oklahoma
United States

Cemetery Details


G.A.R. Cemetery Final Resting Place

2801 N. Main
Miami, OK 74354

2801 N. Main Miami 74354 OK
United States

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