Funeral services for Claude Key, 75, of Florence, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Killeen with Weldon Hicks officiating.
Mr. Key died May 24, 2019, surrounded by his family at home after many years of health issues.
He was born March 31, 1944, in Rickman, Tennessee, to Cecil and Linnie Key.
He attended school at Rickman High School. Claude worked as a deputy sheriff for many years, then later was the owner of Charlie's Restaurant and Music City Club. Claude later moved to Killeen and started Key Roofing Services.
Claude was preceded in death by his parents; wife Patsy Key; and brothers and sister.
Survivors include his children, Vivian Key of Cookeville, Tennessee; Stan Key of Killeen; Jim Key of Florence; John and Michelle Key of Florence; Joey and Angel Key of Killeen; Joyce and Ken Ondreako of Harker Heights; 17 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.