Keithy Laroyce Rucker, age 44 of Westminster, South Carolina and formerly of Cornelia, passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2020.
Born in Demorest, Georgia on July 2, 1976, he was a son of Keith Caldwell of Oakwood and the late Carolyn Rucker.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Royce (Dad) and Juanita Rucker; great-grandmother, Maebell Davis.
Surviving are his fiancé, Ruthie Haymon of Westminster, South Carolina; sons and daughters-in-law, Deontray White of Madison County, Roddrikus Haymon (Brandie), Garris Breazeale and Mitchell Weston all of Westminster, South Carolina, Gregory Breazeale of Aurora, Colorado; daughters, Lakeithia Rucker and Tyeka Haymon both of Westminister, South Carolina, and Gabby Moss of Seneca, South Carolina; 15 grandchildren; sisters and brother-in-law, Yochia Hughes (Chris) and Raquel Moss all of Toccoa and Lavanisty Rucker of Cornelia; brother and sister-in-law, Carnarius Rucker (Jessica) of Cornelia; step-dad, Papa Henry Young of Cornelia; uncle and aunt, Clarence Chavis (Angie) of Demorest; aunt, Sharon Rucker of Cornelia; special nieces and nephews, Nevaeh Warren, Terra Gibson, Diamond Tukes, Gavin Tukes and Kyrie Scott; special cousin, Leon Davis; special friend, Shaimone Brown (Sherry & the girls); several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; and a host of special brothers from the hood.
A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for 2 pm, Saturday, October 31, 2020, in the Chapel of McGahee-Griffin and Stewart with Bishop Ernest Burns officiating. Interment will follow in Level Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 12 noon until the service hour on Saturday at the funeral home.
Those in attendance are asked to please adhere to the public health and social distancing guidelines regarding COVID-19.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at www.mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia, Georgia (706/778-8668) is in charge of arrangements.