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Funeral services for Bounkong Kongkeo, 78, of Cornelia, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with Monks from the Wat Lao Buddha Sattha Dham Temple and Leaders of the Lao Families Association of Habersham County officiating.

Mr. Kongkeo died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.

He was born May 10, 1934, in Laos. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife, Khampha Kongkeo.

Mr. Kongkeo was a production inspector at Fieldale Farms Poultry Processing Plant. He was a member of the Wat Lao Buddha Sattha Dham Temple.

Survivors include his daughters, Vieng Kongkeo, Bang Kongkeo, and Kongchanh Kongkeo, all of Laos; sons, Thone Kongkeo of Cornelia, Maithone Kongkeo, Onh Kongkeo and Hing Kongkeo, all of Laos; sister, Manh Kongkeo of Laos; brothers, Khene Kongkeo and Thit Kongkeo, both of Laos; and 20 grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today, Oct. 5, at the funeral home.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Kongkeo family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.

The Northeast Georgian

October 5, 2012