Keith Avery Earp, age 82, of Richmond, Va., died on Monday, July 16, 2018, at The Virginia Home, in Richmond, Va. Mr. Earp was born in Lost Creek, W.Va., on July 13, 1936, a son of the late Marcus A. Earp and Gertrude Bouvia Earp Curry. He lived most of his life in Richmond, Va. and was of the Christian faith. Mr. Earp is survived by his brother, Joseph Earp (Joyce) of Keeling, Va., and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Virginia Roberts. Graveside services will be conducted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Mt. View Cemetery with the Reverend Walter Yancey officiating. The family will receive friends at the residence of his brother, 1741 Keeling Drive, Keeling, Va. on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, starting at 5 p.m. Swicegood Funeral Service is respectfully serving the Earp family. Please sign the guestbook at www.swicegoodbarker.com, www.facebook.com/swicegoodbarker, and www.godanriver.com.