John “John Boy” David Namon Keith

May 7, 1984 – August 12, 2020

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PONTOTOC – John David Namon "John Boy" Keith, 36, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020.  He lived in Clarksdale, he later moved to Ohio, where he was on the wrestling and football teams.  After graduating, he moved back "home" – where he would soon become known by everyone near and far.  Anyone who met him loved him.  His greatest joy was the love he had for his baby girls and the loyalty he had to those he loved.  There will never by another "John Boy".

He is survived by his two daughters, Olivia Jayden Keith and Madison Keith; two brothers, David Vernon(April) and Jonathan Keith; four sisters, Susan Keith, Brandi Tutor, Jodie Simmons, and Krissy Jo Keith; and an abundance of nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Namon "Sambo" Malone; father, David "Red John" Keith, and his mother, Melanie Malone.

Services will be Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 4PM at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc with Bro. Jody Rock officiating.  Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers:  Micah Nelson, Donald Chunn, Josh Keith, Wade Chunn, and Terry Wayne Clark.

Visitation will be Friday, August 14, 5PM-8PM and Saturday, August 15, 3PM until service time.

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