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Hempstead County Deputy Loeses Battle with Cancer


Hempstead County Deputy Sheriff JONATHAN KEEN Badge #699 End of Watch 08/27/2017


It is with heavy hearts the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office announces the Death of our youngest Deputy.


Deputy Sheriff Jonathan Keen age 4, passed away Sunday August 27th, at Children’s Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas after a long hard fight with cancer.


Jonathan was appointed as a Deputy Sheriff “Special Assistant to the Sheriff” by Sheriff Singleton on December 16, 2016 while he was being treated at Children’s.


Our prayers are with his mother, dad, brother and sister during this time.


Jonathan’s Funeral service will be at 2:00 pm Saturday September 2, 2017 at The Brazzel Funeral Home on South Main Street in Hope, Arkansas. HCSO Deputies will serve as Pallbearers.