Transition: Gregory Lee Keating (Sept. 16, 1954-June 27, 2017)

Monday, July 3, 2017

Gregory Lee Keating, of Eureka Springs, born Sept. 16, 1954 in Fort Hood, Texas, son of Bernie Lee & Dorothy Sue (Sheldon) Keating. He departed this life Tuesday, June 27, 2017 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, at the age of 62 years.†

Lee was a spiritual person who believed in God. He was the co-owner of Eureka Live since 2012. Lee was a professional Latin dancer and later a hairdresser. He loved life and loved people.

On May 19, 1986, he was united in marriage with Walter Winn Burrell, who survives him. He is also survived by his niece, Stevie Nicole Malone and sister-in-law, Terri (Lee) Vanderford both of Poplar Grove, Ark.; father-in-law, David Burrell of Ethel, Ark.; godchild, Jacob Schultz of Marion, Ark.; several close friends and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bernie & Dorothy Keating and mother-in-law, Alice Jane Burrell.

A Celebration of Life with family and friends was at 10:00 a.m., Monday, July 3, 2017 at the Nelsonís Chapel of the Springs, Eureka Springs, Arkansas with Reverend Clare Kelley officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Humane Society, 6486 Hwy 62 E, Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. © Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2017