Keith Warfield

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

ST. LOUIS - Keith Anthony Warfield, 58, formerly of Sikeston, died March 14, 2017, at St. Louis University Hospital.

Born Sept.15, 1958, in St. Louis to the late James and Sammie Yarber Warfield, he attended Soldan High School in St. Louis and later enlisted in the United States Army. He worked at Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis for over 17 years.

Survivors include: one daughter, Ashley Parker of Sikeston; one son, Keith Gilmore of Sikeston; four brothers, John Yarber of Malden, Gary Warfield of Memphis, Tenn., Steven Warfield of Ironton, and Fred "Mark" Warfield of St. Louis; three sisters, Alexis "Pippi" Warfield and Jolonda Warfield of St. Louis, and Tracey Warfield of Frederick, Va.; and three grandchildren.

Visitation will be from noon until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at Green Memorial Church of God in Christ in Sikeston. Bishop Calvin Bird will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Warfield Cemetery in Oran with the Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston in charge of arrangements.

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