Jackie Lee McNeely, 59, of Rector died on Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born Oct. 21, 1951, at St. Louis, Mo., to the late Leroy and RosaLee Shannon McNeely. Mr. McNeely was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and cattle farming. He also enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Linda McNeely of the home; two sons, Anthony McNeely and wife Tracy and Shane McNeely and wife Ginger all of Rector; four daughters, Vanessa Parrish and husband Dale, Jennifer Wilson and husband Gregg, and April McNeely all of Rector, and Amanda Champion and husband Jonathan of Greenway; three brothers, Donnie McNeely and wife Nancy of Mesa, Wash., Alvin McNeely and wife Kathy of Spokane, Wash., and Mike McNeely and wife Lori of Seattle, Wash.; one sister, Darlene McNeely of California. He also leaves 18 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to his parents, Mr. McNeely was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry McNeely; two sisters, Sue Muller and Patty Anderson; and a grandson, Seth Wilson.
Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m. Monday Jan. 31, at the First Baptist Church in Rector. Burial followed in the Shannon Cemetery in Rector with Faith Funeral Service of Manila in charge of arrangements.
The family received visitors Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011 from 6-9 p.m. at the church.