Richard  Neely

Richard Walter "Dickie" Neely

Monday March 8, 1948 - Sunday October 20, 2019
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Mr. Richard Walter “Dickie” Neely, 71, of Greenville, South Carolina, departed this life on Sunday, October 20, 2019, at his home. He was a son of the late Richard Berry Neely and Suzie Anna Shamlee Neely.

He was educated in the Greenville County School System and worked in the truck driving and landscaping professions.

He was a member of the Sweet Canaan and St. Matthew Baptist Churches.

“Dickie” was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Odell Neely.

Left to cherish many fond and loving memories are his wife, Janis Byrd Neely of the home; four daughters, Tabbatha Byrd of Simpsonville, SC, Marlo Henderson of Honea Path, SC, Rachelle (Rome) Williams of Greenville, SC, and Marchelle Byrd of St. Louis, MO; three sisters, Annette Fowler of Ware Shoals, SC, Charlene (Edward) Simmons of Taylors, SC, and Tarasha Williams of Greenville, SC; two brothers, Darrion Washington and Jarvis Williams, both of Greenville, SC ; an aunt, Almeeda Kennedy of Greenville, SC; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of other relatives and friends.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Thursday October 24, 2019 | 12:00pm
    Thursday October 24, 2019 12:00pm
    Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary
    1011 Augusta Street
    GREENVILLE, SC 29605
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  • Interment

    Resthaven Memorial Gardens
    Piedmont Highway
    PIEDMONT, SC 29673
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Posted at 01:52pm
My heart goes out to you and your family on the passing of your father. May God bless you and your family during this time. Know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Praying that God brings you and your family the much needed peace and comfort during this difficult time, and our prayers help ease the pain of your loss.


Vinita Sanders

Posted at 01:36pm
I am so sorry for your loss. I know your heart is heavy. I am praying for your and your family.
Love Vinita

Rosalind Wiser

Posted at 12:37pm
I am sorry for your lost ... Heaven's gain. To be absence from the body is to be one with the Lord. God the Great Paraclete which is the Holy Ghost our Helper, Comforter, Advocate our strength yesterday, today, tomorrow and forever more. Steadfast love. My condolences to you and your family. Praying for you and your family at this time. Great Comforter will up hold you.
Rosalind Wiser

Bonnie Jenkins

Posted at 12:11pm
I am so sorry for your lost. May God hold and comfort you and your family at this time. I will be praying for you and your family at this time .
God bless you,
Bonnie Jenkins


Posted at 09:46am
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
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