Robert “Papa Keith” Darneal, 59, of Wister, OK passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015 in Little Rock, AR. Keith was born November 13, 1955 in Poteau, OK to Robert Calvin & Shirley Nadine (Keeran) Darneal. Keith was a Specialist 4, Project Manager for the ODOT – Heavener Residency. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge # 46, Poteau. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth of the home; daughters & sons in law, Fanci & Jon Duvall, Cassie & Tommy Peterson all of Wister, OK; 5 grandchildren, Kenlei, Wyatt, Kaelbi, Karley, & Josey; sisters, Newana Loomis & husband Ron, Deanna Martin all of Panama, OK; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 10 am Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at Ellis Chapel Church, Wister, OK with Sam Walden officiating. Interment will follow in Ellis Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bud Hammons, Caleb, Clint, Ben and Brandon Baldwin, Colton Newton, Jesse Hammons, Jacob Baldwin and Walker Newton. Honorary pallbearers will be Joe Frank Robertson, Jerry Culwell, Dennis James, Larry Goines, Freddy Nelson and Marty Wages.