NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral services for Mrs. Lorraine Smith Neely, 82, of Byrnes Road, North Augusta, who died December 2, 2001, will be conducted Tuesday morning at 11 a.m. from the Grace United Methodist Church. Dr. James C. Adams officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Neely was a native of Midnight, Mississippi having made North Augusta her home for the past 43 years. She was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church and a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Byron E. Neely; a son, Byron E. Neely Jr., Aiken; three daughters, Linda Roy, Clinton, Miss., Beverly Thurmond, North Augusta, Deborah Smith, Rock Hill; ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Craig Godwin, Will Thurmond, Paul Roy Jr., Edward Roy, Joe Hamilton Jr., Tom Dunaway and Randy Metz. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements; (803) 278-1181.
The Augusta Chronicle December 3, 2001