of Yellville, AR
September 19, 1947 - October 5, 2019
Alvin Don Keeter, age 72, of Yellville, Arkansas passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019 in Mountain Home, Arkansas.Alvin was born September 19, 1947 in Harrison, Arkansas to the late Francis and Faye (Cunningham) Keeter. He was a lifetime resident of the area. He had worked more than 30 years for North Arkansas Electric Cooperative; he loved his job and his work family. He had a passion for hunting and farming his cattle. He served as a board member and secretary/treasurer for the Peel Cemetery. Alvin was a loving husband and father.Alvin is survived by his wife Joni (Evans) Keeter of the home; his daughter Heather Anderson (David) of Yellville; three brothers-in-law: Keith Evans (Paulette) of Peel, Lester Evans of Lead Hill, Luster Evans of Conway. His sister-in-law Polly Keeter of Joplin, Missouri; two nieces: Andrea Erwin (Dennis) of Allen, Texas; Killian Beard (Stephen) of Peel; three nephews: Cody Evans (Keisha) of Peel; Billy Keeter (Christina) of Joplin, Missouri; Michael Brett Carroll (Karla) of Bull Shoals, Arkansas; a special cousin Julia Glover of Lepanto, Arkansas; and other relatives and many friends.He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Carl Gene Keeter.Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 pm Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Roller-Burns Funeral Home in Yellville, Arkansas.Graveside service will be 2:00 pm Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the pavilion at Peel Cemetery in Peel, Arkansas with Bro. Carroll Johnson officiating.Memorials may be made to Peel Cemetery Fund, PO Box 63, Peel, AR 72668.The family wishes to give a special thank you to Ahrens Clinic and staff and to Baxter Regional Home Health for the exceptional care given to Alvin Don.
I met Alvin through NAEC as he worked my dad, Zane. Sorry to hear of his passing.
Joni and family, Dexter and I want to send our sympathy for the loss of your love one. We were so sorry to hear the news about Alvin. As you probably remember, I (Regenia) worked with Alvin for many years at NAEC. He was a great friend and we had many talks as well as a lot of laughs. We know your hearts are broken and there will always be a place in your hearts that will never be filled. May you find comfort in knowing others are praying for you during this difficult times Alvin will certainly be missed by many. Cling to those Precious Memories, as we know you have them. May you find comfort in the Almighty Comforter, Jesus Christ now and the days ahead. So sorry we were unable to be there for the services, but you are in our thoughts and prayers. We will always remember Alvin as a special person and a dear friend to us. God Bless You and Your Family. Regenia and Dexter
Many fond memories as a youngster hanging with Alvin Don and our friends . May God be with him and may God comfort all his family. I know Alvin will be missed .
Alvin's passing makes my heart hurt. I worked at NAEC in engineering for three summers in the late 80s. Alvin was the most gentle of souls. . . . with a wonderful giggle which washed over his entire body! It was contagious!!! My prayers for his family and friends.
Joni and Family, So sorry for your loss of Alvin Don. He was a great friend. There are so many memories of times together. Love and prayers to you.
Joan,so sorry to hear about Alvin Don. Thinking of you and your family.
Joni and Heather I'm so sorry for your loss! You're in my thoughts and prayers!
So sorry for your loss.Prayers for you and your family.
Joni, we are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and Heather and the entire family. Alvin Don will be missed.
My thoughts and prayers are with your family
Dearest Joni and Heather, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers of comfort and peace, in this sad time.