The Union Recorder


February 22, 2014

Fred G. Key

MILLEDGEVILLE — Memorial services for Mr. Fredrick G. Key, 82, will be held Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014 at 3 p.m. at The First Baptist Church, Eatonton. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 3 in the sanctuary of the Church. Fred was born on Stalling Road in Jones County and moved to Putnam County with his family at an early age. He was the son of Gehu and Sallie Miller Key, who predeceased him. He was also predeceased by his wife, Mary Joe Huff Key, as well as his second wife, Nina Condrey Covington Key, and his older brother, David “Gehu” Key. He is survived by his daughter, Wanda K. (Philip) Brown; his son, Greg (Celia) Covington; his daughter, Kellie (Jim) Lewis; his brother, Guerry (Joan) Key; his very close friend, Ms. Jane Hearn; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Fred was educated in Putnam County and cofounder of Horton Homes. He was also a 50 year Mason and coached prospects, including his brother, Guerry, and Masonic Catechisms.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to The First Baptist Church of Eatonton.

Please sign the online guest book at

Williams Funeral Home of Eatonton has been entrusted with arrangements.


Text Only
AP Video
Raw: Families Travel to Taiwan Plane Crash Site Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours Gen. Odierno Discusses Ukraine, NATO at Forum Gaza Fighting Rages Amid Cease-Fire Efforts Mint Gives JFK Coin a Face-lift Creative Makeovers for Ugly Cellphone Towers Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
NDN Video
LeBron James -- Dropped $2k On Cupcake Apology ... Proceeds To Benefit Charity Snoop Dogg Says He Smoked Weed at the White House Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern's Hair Shirtless Super Mario Balotelli Dances While Ironing - @TheBuzzeronFOX Whoa! Watch "Housewives" Star Do the Unthinkable LeBron apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes Justin Bieber In Calvin Klein Underwear Shoot Samsung Pre-Trolls The IPhone 6 With New Ad Jimmy Kimmel Introduces His Baby Girl Swim Daily, Nina Agdal in the Cook Islands Guilty Dog Apologizes to Baby for Stealing Her Toy Prince George Turns 1 and is Already a Trendsetter Train Collides With Semi Truck Carrying Lighter Fluid Kanye West Tells-All on Wedding in "GQ" Interview Tony Dungy Weighs in on Michael Sam Scarlett Johansson Set To Marry In August New Star Wars Episode XII X-Wing Revealed Obama: Putin must push separatists to aid MH17 probe Michigan inmates no longer allowed to wear orange due to 'OITNB'