YOUNGSVILLE - Myrtle Perry Keith, 88, died Friday, July 6, 2007 at Wake Medical Center. Funeral services were Sunday, July 8, at Oak Grove Baptist Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

She was born in Franklin County, daughter of the late Mattie Evans Perry and Lee Perry. Mrs. Keith was retired from Burlington Industries with more than 30 years of service. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ashby Keith, and her brother, Mark Harry Keith.

Surviving: her daughter, Barbara Young (Wright) of Durham; sons, Jimmie Keith (Diane) of Youngsville, and Ralph Keith (Betty) of Rolesville; sister, Eula Wright of Franklinton; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Flowers welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Oak Grove Baptist Church, 1487 NC 96 East, Youngsville, NC 27596 in memory of Mrs. Keith and her husband, Ashby.

Arrangements by Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest.