By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Keith Michael Upton, 67
Wallpapers 1920x1080.jpg

McMinnville resident and Garden City, Mich., native Keith Michael Upton, 67, was born Nov. 8, 1951 and died April 25 at his residence.

A retired librarian with Remington College and a member of Irving College Baptist Church, he was the son of the late Elmer Edward and Harriet Alice Bonner Upton.

He was married Nov. 24, 1974 to Bonnie Davidson Upton of McMinnville. In addition to his wife, he is survived by four children, Emily Davidson Young and husband Andrew of Sterling Heights, Mich., Charles Michael Upton and wife Sarah of Madison, Emmet Edward Upton of McMinnville, and William Everett Upton of Bellview, four grandchildren, Aurora Fox, Olivia Young, Evelyn Young and Ezekiel “Zeke” Young, and two sisters Diane Upton of Kincheloe, Mich., and Cynthia Foster of Fulton, N.Y. Nieces and nephews also survive.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 21, at High’s Chapel. Inurnment will follow at Center Hill Cemetery at Hills Creek. There will be no visitation before the service. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 19, 2019