YADKINVILLE- Mr. Clarence Junior Key, 80, passed away peacefully December 23, 2023 at the SECU Hospice Care Center of Yadkin. He was born October 1, 1943 in Surry County to the late Demes and Lizza Donathan Key. He spent most of his life working for neighbors and friends in the community, and recently had been enjoying attending church at Willowbrook Health Care where he was staying. In addition to his parents, Mr. Key was also preceded in death by his sisters Ruby Hester, Nellie Eldridge and a brother Roger Key. Surviving are his sister, Judy Salmons and husband, Ronnie; a brother, Troy Key and wife, Cindy; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at a later date and the family would like to express their gratitude to Willowbrook Health Care and Mountain Valley Hospice for all their loving care and support. Gentry Family Funeral Service of Yadkinville is serving the Key Family.