Mary Ann McNeely

Mary Ann McNeely

Mary Ann McNeely, 81, of McGehee, passed away on December 28, 2014.

She was born January 19, 1933 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Will Thompson.

Mrs. McNeeley was a member of The First United Methodist Church of McGehee. She loved sports, especially basketball, and loved her cats.

She attended school in McGehee and worked for Southwestern Bell Telephone Company after graduating. She then married George McNeely and they started farming, land cleaning, crop dusting, fish farming and raised a family of three sons.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Earl McNeely and her son, John Mitchell McNeely.

She is survived by sons, David Earl McNeely and his wife Becky of McGehee, and James Allan McNeely and his wife Lana of Magnolia, Texas; daughter-in-law, Phyllis McNeely of McGehee; her twin brother, Marney Thompson of McGehee; six grandchildren, Carol Pamplin, Krystal McNeely, Samantha McNeely, George McNeely, II, Savannah Duncan, and Allyson McNeely; six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on December 20 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral service will be held December 31 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Dr. Ed Balducci officiating.