Lori Jane Keller, age 53, of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, at Parkwest Medical Center.
She was a member of Virtue Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Lori was a graduate of Oak Ridge High School and the University of Tennessee.
Although in declining health in recent years, she had worked for Great Lakes Chemical Corporation and Bechtel as an environmental toxicologist.
She was preceded in death by her ex-husband Martin Keller; her father, Billy G. Williams; paternal grandparents, Ruth and Dewey Williams; and maternal grandparents, Grace and C.P. McWright.
She is survived by her mother, Mary Jane Williams; her sister and brother-in-law, Liane and Stan Aldridge; nieces Sarah and Caroline Aldridge; aunts, Jean Wynn, Julia (Earl) Cleveland, and Barbara (Sonny) Pruitt; uncles Dr. James Williams and Nick (Kathy) Williams; and many cousins.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Sept. 11, from 5â€“7 p.m. at Weatherford Mortuary. A memorial service will follow at 7 p.m. with Dr. Larry Dipboye officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
An online guest book can be signed at www.weatherfordmortuary.com.