Keith T. Tomlinson

Keith T. Tomlinson


Keith Thomas Tomlinson, 89, of Paw Paw, died Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at his home.

Born April 28, 1930 in Lynchburg, S.C., he was the son of the late Charles and Mary E. Hinson Tomlinson.

He served in the U.S. Air Force for 16 years, the U.S. Navy for four years then worked as a supervisor at Western Union until retirement.

He was a member of the American Legion Harvey Bohrer Post.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Tomlinson; seven sisters and four brothers.

Surviving are his wife Jean Portmess Tomlinson; three sons, Troy Tomlinson, Charles Tomlinson, both of Winchester, Va. and James Tomlinson; two daughters, Deborah Repsher and Sue Light, both of Paw Paw and four grandchildren, Michael and Justin Largent, Devin Light and Huy Tomlinson.

A graveside service was held Sunday, February 23 in Woodrow Cemetery. Gary Carder and Pastor Ken Burkhart officiated. Military rites were in accord at the cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by McKee Funeral Home, Augusta.