On August 28, 2018 Chris Luther Keitt lost his battle with rheumatoid arthritis. Born on July 19, 1949 to the late Barney Traywick, Sr. and Rebecca Ringer Keitt. He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Barney Traywick, Jr. and Loleta of West Columbia, SC.
Chris was a life long resident of Columbia and retired from A&P Electric of West Columbia, SC. He was a faithful member of Our Saviour Lutheran Church and as long as his health permitted he served on the kitchen and fellowship & property commities and Lutheran men in mission.
He was a veteran of the US Army, having served in the Vietnam war.
A memorial service will be at Our Saviour Lutheran Church, 1500 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, conducted by reverened Lance Henderson on Saturday, Sept. 22nd at 12 noon with visitation beginning at 11am.
Special love and thanks goes to: Dr. Frank Voss & Dr. David Koon at USC Orthopedics; the VA Dorn Medical Center staff, especially Mrs. Billie Lawerence Wiggins, Mrs. Alma Pickney, and Ms. Amy Livingston; Compassionate Care Hospice and most of all Sheree and L.J. Thomas for their love, dedication, and compassion as his caretakers.
Memorials may be made to Our Saviour Lutheran Church for the Christmas Shoebox Fund.
Private burial will be held at a later date.