Connie Jane "Meme" Keeys Turbeville, age 67, beloved wife of 50 years to Ronald George Turbeville I, died on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late Luther D. and Ruth McLeod Keeys. Connie was the rock of her family. She was a Christian lady and member of Concord Baptist Church. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Ronald George Turbeville II and his fianc e, Dawn Galarza, of Sunset Beach, North Carolina, and David Dwayne Turbeville and his wife, Angela, of Myrtle Beach; one daughter, Julie Ann Sanders of Sumter; one brother, Robert Wayne Keeys of Sumter; two sisters, Catherine Clark and Jewel Burton and her husband, Lee, all of Sumter; 11 grandchildren, Tennyson, Kaitlan, Patrick, Erin, Hunter S., Hunter, Whitnee, Chase, Mitchell, Justin and Ryan; and 11 great-grandchildren, Greyson, Noah, Ayden, Kylee, Zack, Bayden, Max, Cobi, Caroline, Connor and Cherish.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Dylan; and a sister, Barbara Jean Coker.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday at Concord Baptist Church with the Rev. Gene Mosier and the Rev. Harold Waynick officiating.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 128 Stonemark Lane, Columbia, SC 29210.

You may go to and sign the family's guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.