AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Lizzie Lee Neely, wife of the late Mr. Samuel L. Neely, entered into rest on Thursday, February 12, 2015. Mother was baptized and accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior. She was a loving an faithful servant of Christ who exhibited Christ through her membership at Mount Vernon Baptist Church in the Senior Choir, the Missionary Society, and most recently the Mother of the church. Mrs. Neely was an entrepreneur for more than fifty years as a seamstress. She volunteered her skills while making uniforms for local bands and choir robes for local churches. Mrs. Neely is survived by her children, Sarah M. Dennis, Dorothy L. Moore and Patricia A. (Scott) Freeman; nine grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; sisters, Eloise McMillian and Kitty L. Freeman; aunts, Louarrie Cain and Ella Mae (Thomas) Taylor; sisters-in-law, Vennie M. Gibson and Louise Fuller; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral services will be 1:00pm, Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 1930 Olive Road, with Pastor Chavious Boyd officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Olive Memorial Garden, Hephzibah. The family will receive friends today (Tuesday) from 5 to 7:00pm at Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home, 3618 Peach Orchard Road. (706) 790-8858
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Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home
3618 Peach Orchard Road
Augusta, GA 30906
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Feb. 17, 2015