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“I have a wonderful memory of visiting with your mom and dad 5 years ago at my dad Raymond Watson's 85th birthday. You are blessed with such...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Karen Watson Gregg - Kyle, TX

“So sorry to hear about your fathers passing. In this time of sorrow remember the good times and know that Harold served our Lord and savior and is...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Jack and Peach Portman - TX

“loved your mom and dad and still remember the sweet and simple times back at Axe and Bonita Dr back in the 50s. Your dad was a fine man. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: David Lambert

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Louise and Ray Pascoe ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Louise & Ray Pascoe - Mabank, TX

“We were so sorry to learn of Harold's passing. Please know that we will keep your family in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Jeanne and Don ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Jeanne and Don Herbert - Garland, TX

“Harold, You welcomed us as family the first time we met in Texas! We enjoyed time at the lake with family. We vacationed together in Alexandria Bay,...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Rick & Cherie Friedland - FL

“An amazing man leaving a lasting legacy of joy. An honor to have known him! Prayers of peace to the family. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Leon & Diane McWhorter - Dallas, TX

“My father, Ernest Seestrom, ("Sees" to some of his coworkers)worked with Mr. Keesee at Mrs. Tuckers in Sherman and at the W.L. Clayton Research...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Alice Seestrom Oltrogge - Dallas, TX

“Dianne-Some events in our lives we can control and some we can't, we need to remember that God knows best what to do about those events over which we...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: David Hall - Sherman, TX

“Buddy was so loved by our family and all his cousins. He will be missed but we will treasure our memories of him. With love, ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Norman Neil Shumaker - Coppell, TX

“Harold was a true friend to my parents, Raymond and Elaine Watson. They loved Harold and Wanda and we all have fond memories of the "Mrs. Tucker" days ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Kathy Allison - Waco, TX

“Such a special man! All our love and prayers to the family. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Steve & Susie Collins

“Truly, a fine man. He will be missed. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Jeff & Carol Holcombe


Keesee, Harold Neil, 92, passed away on February 12, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Harold was born to lIa Jane and Richard Harvey Keesee in Vinson, OK, Jan. 2, 1921. He moved to Frederick, OK in 1930 where he graduated from Frederick High School. He served as a Captain in the Army during WWII. An OU chemical engineer graduate, Harold worked for Mrs. Tuckers in Sherman and then was vice-president of research and development for the W. L. Clayton Research Center in Richardson for many years. Harold has been a faithful member of Monica Park Christian Church since 1958. He was a wonderful man loved and respected by all who met him. Harold is survived by his wife of 68 yrs, Wanda Fanning Keesee; daughters, Dianne (John) Williams of Bedford, Sandra (Gary) Holcombe of Garland; son, Craig (Kathy) Keesee of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Lily (Kory) Olson, Glen (Becky McClannahan) Meloy, Brooke (Brian) McWhorter, Neil Keesee; and 4 great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 PM Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Restland Funeral Home. Services will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Monica Park Christian Church. Memorials can be made to Monica Park Christian Church Youth Program 2600 South Broadway Garland, Texas.