Dr. Pamela Jo
58 of 1214 Wild Ginger Lane, Orange Park, Fla., passed away March 10, 2013. Holly Pond Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. She was born Feb. 26, 1955 in Cullman County, the daughter of Charlotte Dean Jacobs and the late Joseph Woodrow Jacobs, Sr. Dr. Keller graduated from Cullman High School in 1973 and UAB as a Medical Lab Technologist. After working a few years she returned to the School of Dentistry at UAB. Upon graduation in 1984 Pam accepted a commission as a Lieutenant in the US Naval Reserves and was stationed at Naval Regional Dental Center, Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Fla. In just a few years upon completion in the Naval Reserves she established a private practice in Orange Park, Fla. During her 26 year tenure she completed specialty training at the LVI School of Cosmetic and Neuromuscular Dentistry. Her Christian service began in early years at Berlin Baptist Church, Cullman, Ala., and continued at Christ Church Mandarin, Jacksonville, Fla., where she had been an active member since 1992. She touched many lives through her love and dedication for her work, her caring and giving spirit and church services. She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Woodrow Jacobs, Sr.; sister, Charlotte Diane Jacobs; and father and mother-in-law, William F. and Bonne Keller; and her brother-in-law, Steven Keller.
Survivors include her husband, Dwight David Keller, Orange Park, Fla.; mother, Dean Jacobs; sisters, Debra (Dwight) Holcombe, Joyce Echols; brothers, Woody (Connie) Jacobs and John Jacobs, all of Cullman, Ala.; a brother-in-law, Rick (Susie) Keller, Dover, Ohio; sister-in-law, Denise (Donald) Wagner, Canton, Ohio; sister-in-law, Laurie Keller, Sandyville, Ohio; her loving dog, Wilson; a host of nieces and nephews as well as many precious friends in Jacksonville and Orange Park, Fla.
For her family and friends in Cullman, Ala. a memorial service will be held at Greater Vision Church, Saturday, March 16, at 2 pm, with Stanley Dye officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30-2 prior to the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Greater Vision Church, P.O. Box 118, Cullman, AL 35058. For her family and friends in and around the Jacksonville, Fla. area a memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Christ Church, Mandarin. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Clay County Dental Care, Inc.
Holly Pond, 256-796-0333
Published in The Repository on Mar. 14, 2013