Mary Ordena Selph Keeton, 71, of Odem died on June 17, 2009.

She was a Christian and worshiped at Odem Church of Christ for most of her life.

She enjoyed crocheting, cooking, baking, sewing and reading. She was born Feb., 5 1938 in Duncan, Okla.

She graduated high school from Odem High School as valedictorian and she married Dewey Bryan Keeton Oct. 15, 1960.

Keeton is survived by her husband, Dewey Bryan Keeton Jr.; sons, Dewey Keeton (Sheryl) of Bulverde, and Orda Keeton (Peggy) of Corpus Christi; daughters, Mary Mengers (Thomas) of Tynan; and Pam Keeton; 11 grandchildren, James Keeton, Kevin Keeton, Michael Keeton, Hayley Keeton, Abbey Keeton, Shelby Keeton, Connor Keeton, Mackenzie Keeton, Katlynn Lanham (Matt), Ben Mengers and Coleman Mengers; and sisters, Lois Smith, LaVerne Dersheweh, LaFonne Hobbs and Brownie Utley (Howard).

Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, in the Odem Church of Christ. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery in Odem.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home