Terry Lynn Keye

May 17, 1953 ~ April 23, 2021 (age 67)


Terry Lynn Keye, age 67, of Mesa,Arizona, formerly of Henderson, entered into his eternal rest at 4:45 p.m. Friday April 23, 2021 at Hospice of the Valley in Surprise,Arizona.  Born May 17, 1953 in Henderson, he was the son of Owen Keye and Christine Cunningham Keye.  He was born the oldest of four children.  He was employed with Intel Corporation in Mesa as a computer specialist, had worked for NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA), and with numerous other jobs.  He was a graduate of Henderson City High School and Henderson Community College where he earned a Bachelor Degree in Communication.  He was a radio broadcaster at WROZ in Henderson and KATZ in Saint Louis,Missouri.  He was an artist and loved drawing.  He also loved playing the piano, camping, hiking, swimming, and earned a black belt in karate.  He leaves behind to cherish his loving memories aforementioned, his parents Owen and Christine Keye of Henderson; a son Terron Eldridge of Richmond,Virginia; his sisters Kathy (Larry) Holt and Karen Bushrod both of Henderson; a brother Stephen Keye of Saugastuck,Michigan; a sister Carol Sue Taylor who was born to Owen Keye and Mary Taylor; a brother Glen Gant who was born to Owen Keye and Ervenia Gant; a grandchild Bria Eldridge of Lexington; several aunts and uncles; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.  His life will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. Friday May 7 at Bennett Memorial United Methodist Church 503 Letcher Street in Henderson.  Minister Larry Holt will eulogize.  Burial will be in Fernwood Cemetery in Henderson.  Visitation and wake services will be from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday and after 11:00 a.m Friday at the church.  Masks are required upon entry.  The service will be live-streamed for your viewing beginning at 1:00 p.m. central time Friday May 7 on Elliott Mortuary Madisonville Facebook Page.  Elliott Mortuary in Madisonville is handling his arrangements and where you can go to share your condolences at

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May 6, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bennett Memorial United Methodist Church
503 Letcher Street
Henderson, KY 42420

Funeral Service
May 7, 2021

1:00 PM
Bennett Memorial United Methodist Church
503 Letcher Street
Henderson, KY 42420

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