Pam Keese, 56, of Searcy, passed from this life April 18. She was born May 6, 1960 to Maxine McGee Carroll and the late John Quincy Adams. Pam was employed as a physical education teacher at Harding Academy, where she made each student feel valued. She was a Godly woman who devoted her talents to her God, children, friends and work. She was a graduate of Abilene (TX) Christian University, where she excelled in track. She is also survived by two sons, Caleb (Annie) Keese and Seth Keese, both of Searcy; three daughters, Sarah Keese of Germany; Rebekah (Matt) Smith of Atlanta; Elizabeth Keese of Pawhuska, Oklahoma; two granddaughters, Naomi and Olivia Keese; a twin sister, Kim (Brad) Kinser of Atlanta; a brother Charlie Carroll; and sisters Tricia Bynum and Susan Carroll. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at Harding Academy Harris Gym; with visitation from 10 a.m.–12 noon at Powell Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CASA, P.O. Box 477, Searcy, or Ghana West Africa Missions, 2014 East Park Avenue., Searcy, Ark. 72143. Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home of Searcy. www.powellfuneralhome.net.
Published April 21, 2017