Keith “Diablo-Snake” Snipes, 47, of Southport passed away Thursday, October 27, 2011.
Keith was a devoted family man, father, son, brother, and friend. He loved to ride his Harley and live by the motto, “Live to Ride, Ride to Live”. Keith was a talented builder and carpenter.
He is survived by his mother, Barbara Farell-Dubois; step-dad, Phil Dubois; sister, Kay Snipes Chesnutt; son, Gage Snipes and daughter, Shianne Asbury; brother-in-law, Darrell Craig; nephew, Adam Chesnutt, and niece, Kyleigh Chesnutt, and life long friend, Cathy Robbins. He was preceded in death by his father, Luther Snipes, Jr., and his pop, John Farell.
A memorial service for family and friends will be held 2pm Saturday, November 5, 2011 at VFW Post #10226 on Long Beach. A memorial ride will follow, and Keith’s ashes will be spread to the wind. After the ride everyone will return to the VFW for food and celebration.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America, www.hdsa.org/donations, in memory of Keith
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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099