Jonathan Daniel Keys
1961 - 2020
March 17, 1961
November 8, 2020
Jonathan Daniel Keys

March 17, 1961 - November 8, 2020

Jonathan Daniel Keys, 59, of Morganton, passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, at Grace Hospital.

Mr. Keys was born in Wilkes County, March 17, 1961, to the late Howard Monroe Keys and Betty Ann Canter Keys. Jonathan was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church. Later in his life, he worked in finishing and repairing furniture. Jonathan was known as a loving father, husband, uncle, pawpaw, and friend.

Surviving Jonathans passing includes his wife, Kathy Crump Keys; daughter, Michelle Settlemyre and husband, Brandon; grandchildren, Schyler Settlemyre, and Henry Settlemyre; brothers, Mark Keys and wife, Susie, David Keys and wife, Cindy, Kenneth Keys and wife, Holly, and Bennett Wood. He also leaves behind his beloved dog, Hunter.

A receiving of friends and family is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Interment at Burke Memorial Park will follow with the Rev. Garner officiating.

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Published by The News Herald on Nov. 10, 2020.
11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service
1507 Main St. E., Valdese, North Carolina 28690
Burke Memorial Park
2506 Burke Memorial Park Rd., Morganton, North Carolina 28655
Funeral services provided by:
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Gonna miss my neighbor! while cutting grass Johnny would wave at me from almost a quarter mile. Love and prayers to michelle and Kathy!
Dennis Wellman
November 14, 2020
My condolences and my deepest sympathy
Genni A Jarrett
November 11, 2020
Johnny would have you laughing non stop. Always remembered for that. And a really good guy as well. My condolences to the family.
November 10, 2020
Kathy & Michelle, our hearts go out to you both. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and you family.
Ben Stroupe
November 10, 2020
`Kathy and MIchelle I am so sorry to hear about Jonathan's passing. May God comfort you and your family.
Diann Epley
November 10, 2020
Johnny was a funny man, he always made you laugh. When he got his haircut, he always wanted to dry it himself! We always laughed about that. So sorry for your families lost.
T. Cline
November 10, 2020
I am so sorry about Johnny. Your family is in my prayers.
Vickie Deal
November 9, 2020
Kathy I am so very sorry for your loss. I wish I could be there but my health won’t let me right now, but my heart my prayers will be with you all. Ruby Smith
I am so very sorry for your loss. I wish I could be there but my health won Smith
November 9, 2020