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Vonnie Gwynne (Keeton) Eichelberger

February 16, 1945 ~ October 12, 2020 (age 75)

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Obituary

Mrs. Vonnie Gwynne Eichelberger was born February 16, 1945 in Scott County, Mississippi, to her parents, Guy Austin and Alice Elizabeth Hunter Keeton, who precede her in death. She passed away October 12, 2020 at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. She was 75 years old.

Mrs. Eichelberger was a lifelong resident of Scott County, and a retired loan officer with Laurel Federal Savings and Loan, Inc. She was a Christian by faith and a member High Hill Methodist Church. Enjoying crafting by hobby, Mrs. Vonnie took pride in painting and woodworking. As for nature, she loved flowers, specifically yellow roses and hummingbirds. She had a special passion for the sights and sounds of the beach. She will be remembered as a kindhearted person who loved her family very much.

She is preceded in death by her parents and her siblings: Larry (Linda Sue) Keeton, Faye (Kavanaugh) Weaver, and Claude Lindsey.

Survivors include her husband of fifty-eight years: Mr. Carl Eichelberger; two children: Tony (Carla) Eichelberger and Teresa (Mike) Stroud; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister: Betsy (Lamar) Ballard; one sister-in-law: Gwen Lindsey and several nieces and nephews. 

In lieu of flowers, the Eichelberger family requests that memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
October 15, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Ott & Lee Funeral Home - Forest
295 East First Street
Forest, MS 39074

Funeral Service
Thursday
October 15, 2020

2:00 PM
Ott & Lee Funeral Home - Forest
295 East First Street
Forest, MS 39074

Graveside service immediately following the chapel service.
Thursday
October 15, 2020

High Hill Methodist Cemetery
5735 Hwy. 501
Lake, MS

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