November 8, 1927 - June 22, 2018
James Willard Keen age 90 passed away June 22, 2018 at his residence here in Bogalusa. He was a WW II veteran serving in the US Army.
He is survived by a son Carlos Keen of Albany La. Daughters Lynda Freeman of Bogalusa La, Debra "Donald" Bryan of Slidell La, Denise "Jackie" Cooper of Bogalusa La, and Genise "Titus" Lawrence of Franklinton La. Eight Grandchildren and twelve Great-Grandchildren. He is also survived by the mother of his children Joy Keen of Bogalusa La.
He is preceded in death by his parents Joe and Ola Kirkland Keen, brothers Henry and Orice Keen, sisters Ida Powe, Johnnie Mae Smith, Grace LaBorde, Artelia Easterling, Ophelia Dunaway, Juanita pounds, and Bernice Jones. Grandchildren Andy Freeman, and Laurinda Martin.
Visitation will be in the chapel of Brown McGehee Funeral Home on June 23, 2018 from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Sunday June 24, 2018 from 9 a.m. until time for services in the chapel at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Hillview Memorial Gardens. Rev. Donald Bryan will officiate.