Giles Neill

TERRELL - Giles Baxter Neill, 86, of Cascade St., formerly of Cherryville, died March 13, 2014, at Sherrill's Ford Hospice House.

Mr. Neill was born in Cleveland County on Jan. 5, 1928, son of the late Marcus Zone and Mattie Earl Moore Neal.

He was retired mechanic from the Rhyne Houser, Carlton, and Burlington Mills.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Lila Mae Byers Neill, a daughter Gail Huffstetler, and brothers Thomas "Babe" Neal, Buford Neil, and Charles Neal.

Survivors include his son Ben Neill (Peggy) of Terrell, three grandchildren, Wendy Hubbard (Brian) of Terrell, Cindy Tenjhay (Arturo) of Cono-ver, and Timothy Neill of Troutman, seven great-grandchildren; a sister, Ruby Eaker of Cherryville, brothers, Johnny Neil (Terri), of Kings Moun-tain, Gerald "Chick" Neill (Sue) of Cherryville and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at Carpenter's Funeral and Cremation Services with the Rev. Leonard Bumgardner officiating with burial in Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 2 to 2:45 p.m.

Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net.

Funeral Home

Carpenter's Funeral Home
1100 East Main Street Cherryville, NC 28021
(704) 435-6711

Published in Gaston Gazette on Mar. 15, 2014