Dr. Keith Howard Stone graduated to glory on Sunday, September 11, after a long battle with Lewy Body Dementia. He was an alumnus of Los Angeles Baptist College & Theological Seminary, M.Div. and Dallas Theological Seminary, S.T.M. Keith received an honorary Doctorate of Divinity degree for his many years of effective and faithful ministry from Shasta Bible College and Graduate School where he served in many capacities including Dean of Students and Vice President. He served the Lord in the pastorate for 45 years, most recently at Shasta Community Church in CA. He loved spending time with students, friends, and family. Additionally, he enjoyed reading, traveling, and being outdoors to hunt and fish.
Keith is survived by his wife, Gracie Stone (nee Connett), his children Alison (Jason) Fried of Great Falls, MT; Paul (Kym) Stone of Deptford, NJ; Tim (Rachel) Stone of Stony Brook, NY; Amber (Tad) Williams of Wheaton, IL; 14 grandchildren; and his sisters; Berta (John) Anderson & Earlene Kline. He is predeceased by his brother-in-law; Dan Kline.
If you desire to make a memorial gift in honor of Keith, please consider these two organizations that he loved:
~The Keith Howard Stone Scholarship fund at Shasta Bible College and Graduate School, 2951 Goodwater Ave, Redding, CA 96002 or www.shasta.edu/online-donations, or by calling (530) 221-4275 ext. 29.
~Gideon's International, c/o Kenneth Hadden, 21650 Kathy Lane, Redding, CA 96003. Please put in the memo line or an additional note saying "In memory of Keith Stone." (520) 549-4813