Rene (Eddie) Neely

NEELY, RENE (EDDIE) - age 44 of Knoxville went to be in the hands of his loving Savior Sunday, June 8, 2008. Eddie was a member of Ball Camp Baptist Church and enjoyed fellowship with many other churches. He was a devoted husband and father. Eddie was involved in many athletic organizations and served as the Regional Director of AYSO soccer, CBFO (Cedar Bluff Farragut Optimist) as Football Commissioner and past President for 4 years. His passion for youth athletics led to his life of devoted coaching and leadership. Eddie was preceded in death by his father Jerry Neely. Survivors: wife of 17 years, Pamela Neely; daughter, Mira Rene Neely; son, Matthew Allen Neely; mother, Carolyn Wynacth; brothers, Avery Neely, Edwin Neely, Bradley Neely; sister, Yvette Hunt; maternal grandmother, Elise Carter; paternal grandfather, C.C. (Red) Neely; loving mother-in-law, Naomi Hensley; many cousins, nieces, nephews and devoted friends. The family will receive friends 5 to 6:45 pm Tuesday with funeral services to follow at 7 pm in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Family and friends will meet at 11 am Wednesday at Oak Ridge Memorial Park for graveside services and interment. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established for his children at Eddie Neely Children's Memorial Fund, c/o Susanne Gregg, 11764 Black Road, Knoxville, TN 37932. Click Funeral Home 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Neely family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Click Funeral Home - Farragut Chapel
11915 Kingston Pike Knoxville, TN 37922
(865) 671-6100

Published in Knoxville News Sentinel from June 9 to June 10, 2008