JoCleta ‘Jo’ Keith

JoCleta ‘Jo’ Keith, 88, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at home, surrounded by her family, as was her greatest hope. She was born April 4 1932, to D.E. and Lucille (nee’ Rollo) Chadwell in Chillicothe, Mo.

In 1950, Jo was married to Bob Keith and three children were born to their union. After living in Piedmont, Mo., and St. Louis County, the family made their home in Beaufort, Mo., in 1985. Jo enjoyed a variety of hobbies, but her greatest joy came from her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Jo was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bob on January , 2001; and one brother, Howard Chadwell.

She is survived by one son, Mike Keith and wife Debra; two daughters: Vicki Keith, and Karen Barrow and husband Dan; five grandchildren: Mike Keith and wife Heather, Chad Keith and wife Natasha Shannon Schuette and husband Ryan, Sara Oakley and husband Chad and Andy Barrow and wife Rachel; thirteen great-grandchildren: Nathan Keith, Marissa, Lacey and Abbie Keith, Samantha, Cassidy and Luke Schuette, Savana, Austin, and Blaine Oakley, Destiny, Bryce, Emelia, and Carter Barrow; and many other friends and family.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. The Keith Family was served by the Oltmann Funeral Home in Union, Mo.

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