Keith Edward Summers

Published 11:42 am Sunday, September 19, 2021

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Keith Edward Summers, 76, of Mocksville, died on Sept. 12, 2021.

He was born on June 12, 1945 in Charleston, W.Va., son of the late Lloyd Edgar Summers and Eva Mae (Holley) Summers. He was also preceded in death by: his wife, Sherry Kay (Lucas) Summers; brothers, Jerry Edgar Summers and Harold Robert Summers; brother-in-law, Larry Lucas; sister-in-law, Sandy Lucas; mother-in-law, Bea Scruggs; and father-in-law, Leonard Scruggs.

He worked as a tool and die mechanic in the steel mills in Cleveland, Ohio until he retired in 1990. In 1974 he married Sherry; they cherished 45 years together. He loved to tell stories, going to flea markets and yard sales.  He loved his dog, Zoey, but most of all, he loved his family.

Survivors: 3 sons, David A. Summers (Sheryl) of Hope Mills, David W. Summers of Gainesville, Va., Allan W. Summers of Mocksville; 2 daughters, Lori A. Mercer (Mike) of Mentor, Ohio, Brooke Summers of Winston-Salem; brothers, Lealon D. Summers (Jackie) and Benjamin S. Summers (Molly), all of Nitro, W.Va.; his brother-in-law, Bobby Lucas (Lisa) of Winston-Salem; sisters-in-law, Cricket Taylor of Mocksville, Vicki Summers of Nitro, Lynn Harrison (Calvin) of Mocksville; 7 grandchildren, Zachary, Adam, Brianna, Mikey, Nicholas, Joshua, Madison; and one great-grandchild Kynsley.   

There are no services scheduled.