Timothy Tyrone Keymon was born on Friday, August 21, 1959, in Joliet, Ill. He was the seventh of eight children born to the late JC and Delta Keymon. He lived in Savannah, TN where he served his community in the restaurant business, drove a dump truck, and volunteered as a volunteer firefighter in District 6 for many years. He was also a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church.
Tim Keymon departed this life on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at the age of 62 years, five months, and twenty-three days. He is survived by four children: Tina Keymon, Timmy Keymon, and Kyle Keymon of Savannah, TN, and Heather Welch and husband Derrick of Cherokee, AL. He leaves behind eight grandchildren: Autumn, Kayden, Alaya, Shaye, Gunner, Parker, Pheonix, and James, and one great-grandchild Alakai. He leaves behind four siblings: Nora “Dottie” Wilkey of Braidwood, Illinois; David Keymon and wife Marsha of Savannah, TN; Sandy McFarland and husband Vern of Galveston, Indiana; and Sharon Holsapple of Hohenwald, TN; and a host of other family members.
He is preceded in death by his parents JC and Delta Keymon and siblings Glynn “Buddy” Keymon, Geraldine “Sue” Wilczak, and Mary Winjten.