Mamie B. Keaton
Mamie B. Keaton, a former Rockaway resident, died May 27.
Keaton was a longtime Far Rockaway resident who recently moved to McDonough, Georgia. She was a civil rights activist and well known to many in Queens, New York.
She is survived by a host of children, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Gus Thornhill’s Funeral Home, East Point, Georgia. A homecoming memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 5 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethel Temple C.O.G.I.C, 1875 Mott Avenue, Far Rockaway. Interment will take place at Keitt Family Cemetery, Cameron, South Carolina.