Vernon Ray Keffer, 72, of Payson died June 28, 2005. He was born April 3, 1933 in Hartford, Ark.
Mr. Keffer died after a lengthy illness.
He is survived by his wife, Marian Louise; his eldest son, Thomas Wade (Krystal) of Payson; his daughter, Terri Lynn (Richard Dexheimer) of Wilsonville, Ore.; his youngest son, Robert Dale of Kona, Hawaii; grandson, Gabriel Springfellow Cantrell of Woodbury, Tenn.; and his two sisters, Melvina Webb of Buckeye and Bertha Mae Reed of Tucson.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 6, 2005 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Payson.
Donations can be made to Rim Country Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 305, Payson, AZ 85547.
Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.