Olen Keith Shive PDF Print
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 08:40

 

Olen Keith Shive, 71, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2012 after an extended illness. Keith is preceded in death by his wife, Linda, his wife of over 43 years. Keith was saved by the grace of God as a young boy. Keith retired in December 2006 from the GM Metal Fabricating plant in Indianapolis after working there for nearly 48 years. Keith was also a veteran of the U.S. Army, a proud member of UAW Local 23 in Indianapolis, and a regular attendee of Southside Missionary Baptist Church. Born and raised in Tompkinsville, KY., Keith carried a lifelong love for his hometown, and returned frequently to visit family, friends and acquaintances.

Keith is survived by two sons, Brian Keith Shive (Celeste), of Indianapolis, and Bryon Kurt Shive (Jeralen) of Bolivar, Mo.; and one daughter, Cynthia LaRae Carver (Brad) of Gallatin, TN; six grandchildren, Justin (Katie), Lauren, Devon, Brayden, Jaycee and Bryton; one great-granddaughter, Alexis; one brother, Welbie Shive (Janice) of Indianapolis; two sisters, Leoma White (Harlie) of Campbellsville, KY., and Connie Smith of Nashville, TN; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and in laws. At the time of his death, Keith was also expecting another grandchild and another great-grandchild.

Visitation will be held Thursday, November 8, from 4-8 P.M. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, and from 10-11:00 A.M. on Friday, November 9. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, November 9 at 11:00 A.M. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial will be int he Skaggs Creek Cemetery.

 

 

 

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