8/1/12 — Mary Margrette Elam Keele

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary  Margrette Elam Keele, age 86, of Manchester, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on  Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Ralph Hart  and Bro. John Bush officiating. 

Burial will follow in Hopewell Cemetery. 

Visitation with the family will be from  4:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Tuesday, July 31 at the funeral home. 

Mrs. Keele passed away on Monday at  Manchester Healthcare.

Mrs. Keele was born in Coffee County,  TN, the daughter of the late Luther and Eula Bowman Elam. 

She was employed in meat departments at  various stores for 30 years.  She  attended Red Hill Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Keele  was also preceded in death by her husbands, J.C. Mahaffa and Raymond Keele; two  sisters, Imogene Demintoff and Delois Parker; and three brothers, Lynward,  Austin, and Edgar Elam. 

She is  survived by her daughter, Treva Bundy of the Pocahontas Community; two sons,  Rayford Mahaffa of Cannon County and Michael Mahaffa of Manchester; one brother,  Mervin Elam of Manchester; five grandchildren, Bradley Bundy, Bridgett Morrison,  Julie Cobb, Rachel Driver, and Kelly Mahaffa; six great grandchildren, Justin  Morrison, Ciera Ballinger, Layla Bundy, Taylor Driver, Madison Driver, and Korey  Bundy; and one great, great grandchild, Kennedy Skye  Ballinger.

The family requests memorial donations  to the Dusty Elam Foundation, c/o Peoples Bank & Trust Co., 1203 Hillsboro  Blvd., Manchester, TN  37355.

Manchester Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.