Keith Orem, age 77, of Palestine, TX, passed away Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at his residence. He was born March 29, 1941, in Braymer, to Orville and Sylvia Lunsford Orem. Mr. Orem was retired as a conductor from Union Pacific Railroad. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Orem was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Kevin Orem; and a grandson.
He is survived by his wife Marilyn (Warren) Orem; daughters, Stacy Sweet, Jerri Lynn Kimbrell, Brandy Driver and Shertia Miller; a son, Patrick Orem; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Judy Jeter.
Services were held on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, at Bailey & Foster Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Easter officiating. A visitation was held on Friday Oct. 26, 2018, at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home. Burial followed in Roselawn Park.
To view online leave condolences or sign the guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bailey & Foster Funeral Home in Palestine, TX.