David Lee Kea

Born: Tue., Jan. 26, 1954
Died: Wed., Mar. 20, 2019


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Mar. 23, 2019
Location: Kea's Methodist Church

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Mar. 23, 2019
Location: Kea's Methodist Church

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mr. David Kea, age 65, of Brooklet, GA, on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, GA.

Funeral services will be Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Kea's Chapel Methodist Church with Rev. Alan Kea, Rev. Zac Kea, Charles Kea and Chris Kea officiating.

Interment will follow in the church Cemetery with Military Honors.

The family will receive friends at the church from 1:00 PM till time of service.

Pallbearers are  Chris Kea, Zac Kea, Bobby Kea, Alan Kea, Charles Kea and Ryan Jackson

Mr. Kea was born January 26, 1954,  in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, GA to the late Horace Lee and Lucy Brantley Kea.  He was a graduate of Frankfurt American High School in Germany while serving his country in the US Army during the Vietnam Conflict. Mr. Kea was a self employed carpenter by trade for more than 45 years,  was a loving grandfather and  affectionately known as "Hepaw".

Survivors include:

His Wife of 41 years:   Robin Barron Kea of Brooklet, GA

Two Daughters: Michelle Collins (Bubba) of Statesboro, GA and Dani Kea of Brooklet, GA

Three Brothers: Charles Kea (Marlene) of Rincon, GA, Alan Kea (Theresa) of Hayesville, NC and Bobby Kea (Helen) of Tucson,  AZ

Five Grandchildren: Ireland Lee Kea, David Avery Collins, Kealan Claire Kea, Spencer Michelle Collins, Addison Brantley Collins, nieces, nephews and extended family

Condolences may be submitted on-line at www.durden-hudsonfuneraldirectors.com

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mr. David Kea of Brooklet, GA.

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Gerri Moss
   Posted Fri March 22, 2019


I’m sending Love and Sincere Condolences. The Reunion in Heaven with Steven, Kristin and Bryan will be Joyous. Love, Gerri Ann Moss

Mavis Hansson
   Posted Fri March 22, 2019

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Jeanie, Gabrielle, .

Deepest Sympathy Love, Jeanie, Gabrielle, & Samantha Hansson

Patty Eubanks
   Posted Sat March 23, 2019
Robin and family, we were so sorry to hear about Mr. David, he was such a nice man. He will surely be missed. I tell Julie all the time she could never have such great neighbors again. You're in our thoughts and prayers.

Julie Cribbs Family
   Posted Sun March 24, 2019
Heaven gained an angel. We lost a wonderful, kind man who would do anything for anyone. He left behind some wonderful lessons for us all in the way he lived and loved everyone.
We love y’all!
Julie, Parker, and Lauren Cribbs