James Howard Keeley, 63, Mt. Juliet, died June 9.
Keeley was the owner of Keeley’s signs. He was a car and motorcycle enthusiast and was known for his pin striping and custom paint work on automobiles and tour buses for country music artists. Keeley was a good storyteller and had a reputation for being humorous. He lived life on his on terms, but he lived by the Golden Rule. Mr. Keeley was preceded in death by his parents, Chester and Johnnie Foster Keeley and his sisters, Kathy Simpson and Linda Welchance.
He is survived by: wife of 35 years, Patricia Keeley; son, Stoney Keeley; sisters, Phyllis Keeley and Connie Warrick.
Funeral services were Friday, June 13 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Pastor Willis Orr, Sr. officiating. Interment followed at Caraway Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Brandon Vick, Andrew Bell, Saleem Asghar, Darrius Crawford and Jeff Foster.
Visitation was Thursday and Friday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.