OBITUARY

Mary Elizabeth Keith Blocker

September 13, 1924May 9, 2019

Mary Elizabeth Keith Blocker passed away peacefully at her home at the age of 94 on Thursday, May 9, 2019. She was born in Bessemer, Alabama to Thomas Russell Keith and Bettie Simmons Keith. She was a long-time resident of Trussville, Alabama and a high school graduate of Hewitt Trussville High School. She began her career at Loveman’s Departmart Store and was a retiree of Belk Department Store. She was a lifelong member of Central Baptist Church in Argo, Alabama and enjoyed spending time with her family. Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents, husband John Adrian Blocker, brothers Morris Keith, Rudolph Keith, Leon Keith, Floyd Keith, and sister Edith Keith Horne. She is survived by her son James “Peanut” Robert Jennings Jr (SueAnn), two grandchildren Natalie Horsley (William), Jamie Neely (Chris), four great grandchildren Malea, Madisyn, Mckenzie, Tucker, brother Carson “Tom” Keith (Hildegard), sister Betty Sue Lovelady (Bill), and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family would like to express their sincere thanks to all that loved and cared for her, Brandi, Christol, Comfort Care Homecare, and the doctors, nurses, and the 4th floor staff at UAB Highlands Hospital. Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Ridouts Trussville from 11am-12pm followed by a graveside service at 12:30pm at Jefferson Memorial Gardens.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, May 14, 2019

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