Keith Ray Cornell of Pauls Valley passed away August 15, 2016 surrounded by his family at his home near Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 61 years. Keith was born April 14, 1955 in Wynnewood, Oklahoma to Glendal Ray and Norman Jean (Whitefield) Cornell. He worked as an oil field pumper. He loved his Harley-Davidson motorcycle, his family and his many friends. Keith was a ‘Free Spirit’ and loved nature, enjoyed going to Mount Scott near Lawton. He recently was able to go there and enjoy its beauty one more time. He was also a long-time member of the Beaty Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Glen Cornell; and his brother, Jerry Glen Cornell. Surviving family include his mother, Norma Jean Cornell; and sister and her husband, Jeannette and Tom Bunch, all of Pauls Valley; six nieces and nephews - Tonya Hines and husband Jason, Crystal Pietroforte and husband Louie, Jerod Cornell and wife LaDonna, Stephanie Rains and husband J.C., Stephen Rains and wife Crystal, and Nathan Rains; 13 grand nieces and nephews - Leah, Savannah, Braxton, Jayden, Brinley, Sydnie, Makenzie, Saydee, Nicole, Kaitlyn, Glendale, Kella and Kelsey; his dog and special companion, Skylar; special family members Jan Martin, Kim McNeil, Tretha Carpenter, Debbie Tinnin and Jeff Williams; as well as a host of other relatives and many friends. Funeral services were held Friday, August 19, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Stufflebean-Coffey Chapel of Remembrance, officiated by Bro. David English and Pastor Gerald Biswell. Interment was at Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home. We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family’s guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.
Published on  August 21, 2016