Robert Earl Neeley

Friday, February 6, 2009

Robert Earl Neeley, 83, of McDougal died Friday, January 30, 2009 at Murphy Health and Rehab Center in Piggott. He was born June 8, 1925 the son of the late Grover and Lula (Harris) Neeley.

He was united in marriage to Virginia Ethridge Jan. 6, 1945 and the couple had four children.

He was preceded in death by one son, Darrell Neeley and two sisters, Narine Bradberry and Lucille Neeley and two great-grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Pete of the home; two sons, Ron Neeley and wife Erma of Piggott and Richard Neeley and wife Phyllis of Jonesboro; one brother, Doyne Neeley and wife June of McDougal; two sisters, Mary Conyers of Rector and and Jean Sutfin of McDougal along with a host of relatives of friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Feb. 1, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Gary Hancock and Jerrod Hancock officiating. Burial was in the Post Oak Cemetery. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott was charged with the arrangements.