Marion Gene Keller, 46, of St. Louis died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009, at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis.
He was born April 21, 1962, in Paragould to Bud and Mary Frances (Hogan) Keller.
He worked and made his home in St. Louis.
Survivors include one brother, David Hughes; grandmother, Stella Hogan, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
His mother died when he was 11, and he and his brother lived with his aunt and uncle, Louise (Hogan) Emerson and Charles Emerson and their children Wayne, Sue (Worley) and John Emerson. He went to school in Rector.
He enjoyed traveling, art, writing, animals, dogs and birds.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandfather, Henry Hogan.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m. today (Wednesday, Feb. 25) at Ermert Funeral Home in Corning with Sammy Worley officiating. Burial was in Kinsey Cemetery near Poplar Bluff.