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Ramona Keaton-Lyon / February 01, 2018

Ramona Keaton-Lyon, 42, of Virgilina died Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Born in Halifax County on Dec. 23, 1975, she was the daughter of Cary Eugene Keaton and Kathy Lancaster Keaton.

Ramona was a former retail manager with Aaron’s and loved her job. She loved all aspects of outdoor life, fishing, walking, planting flowers, birds, softball and riding four wheelers. She especially loved her family and life itself.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by a son and daughter, Jacob Lyon and Katelyn Lyon and their father, Spencer Lyon; brother, Henry Keaton and wife Jackie; sister, Michele Keaton Mills and friend, Tim Whitmore; aunts and uncles, Gwen Lancaster and Howard Lawrence, Marion Clark and husband Ricky, Darlene Slaughter and husband Buck, Shirley Moya and husband Ted, Helen Vaughan and husband Elmer, Marie Overby and husband Ronnie, Nellie Keaton, Doug Keaton, and Gloria Diana Gravitt and husband Wayne and numerous family members and friends.

A funeral will be held Friday, Feb. 2 at 2 p.m. at Brooks Lyon Betty B. Jones Chapel. Burial will follow in Halifax Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service and other times the home, 4031 East Hitesburg Road, Virgilina.

The family requests those wishing to give memorials please consider, Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558 or Sentara Halifax Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Avenue, South Boston, VA 24592.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services.

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