Ray "Gene" Eugene Neves
Ray "Gene" Eugene Neves, 59, husband of Becky Neves, died Saturday, November 3, 2012.
Born in Spartanburg County, he was the son of the late Ruth Neves Rivas.
Mr. Neves was a member of Truth Missionary Baptist Church and served in the US Navy
during the Vietnam War
. Gene was a letter carrier for the US Postal Service and owner and auctioneer of Auctions Unlimited. He was a beloved husband, Dad and Papa who will be greatly missed by his family, friends and auction family.
Surviving in addition to his wife, are a daughter, Kayla Neves and her son Matthew of Greenville; sisters Gwen Wood (Steve) of NC, Karen Taylor (Shelton) of Landrum, Cookie Conner (Glenn) of NC; brother, Dane Neves (Pam) of NC; sister-in-law, Leesa Rivas, Mauldin; mother-in-law, Mildred Still of Greenwood; sister-in-law, Mildred Mason (Charles) of Georgia; and faithful companion, Bella. He was predeceased by brothers Carroll Costner and Reverend Jess Rivas.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. at Truth Missionary Baptist Church.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.thomasmcafee.com