Keith Forgey Bilyeu(1951 - 2018)

Keith Forgey Bilyeu

Atlanta - Lt. Col. Keith Forgey Bilyeu, 66, of Atlanta, GA, passed away on February 2, 2018. Keith was born in Ozark, MO, on June 29, 1951. Lt. Col. Bilyeu spent 21 years in the Air Force, where he earned a Master's degree. His military career ended with serving in the Pentagon, where he was Executive Officer for Chief of Staff. Upon retirement, he relocated to Atlanta, where he joined Lockheed Martin as a Marketing Director in the F-22 program. Keith is preceded in death by his parents, Maxiene Forgey Bilyeu and James Milburn Bilyeu and he is survived by his husband, Auburn Frederick King; sons, Keith Christopher Carson, of Dannemora, NY and Keith Michael Lance Bilyeu, of Plattsburgh, NY; grandchild, Aedan Michael Bilyeu; brother, James Milburn Bilyeu, Jr.; twin sister, Kathy Bilyeu Nichols; and many friends and colleagues around the world. A Celebration of Life will take place on Thursday, February 15, 2018 7-9 pm at Big Whiskey's in Ozark, MO. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Keith's name to the National Kidney Fund,

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Published in the News-Leader on Feb. 14, 2018