Ms. Nell DeLoach Keppley passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Affinis Hospice. The Tattnall County native had lived in Glennville most of her life. She retired as a Public Affairs Specialist with Department of Defense. Ms. Nell is a member of the First Baptist Church of Glennville and is preceded in death by her parents, William Hicks and Alma Grace Kennedy DeLoach; husband, Thomas Keppley; and brothers, John Shelton DeLoach and Bill DeLoach.
She is survived by her children, Danny (Kathy) Kicklighter, Pat Keppley, Janet (Jim) Rice, and Linda (David) Oliver; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends beginning Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 2:00pm from the Chapel of The Glennville Funeral Home with the funeral services to follow at 3:00pm with the Reverend Mike Howard officiating. Interment will follow in the Glennville City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Seth Oliver, Matthew Keppley, Kyle Saud, Jacob Rice, William Tuten, and Logan Oliver.
The Glennville Funeral Home is serving the family of Ms. Nell DeLoach Keppley.