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James Glen Neely

Huntingdon, TN

James Glen "Jim" Neely, 76, of Huntingdon, Tennessee, passed away Wednesday June 14, 2017.

Funeral services will be conducted 3:00PM Sunday June 18,2017 at the Huntingdon First United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery. Dr. Jerry Jeffords, Pastor Mark Carrigan and Brother Kenneth Massey officiating. President for 28 years of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO). Jim served as Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development under two Governors, Ray Blanton and Phil Bredesen. He worked, always, to provide opportunities for Tennesseans. James always considered his greatest achievements to be his family: his wife of 56 years, Rachel Todd Neely; his daughter, Hope Neely Turner (Michael), and his three granddaughters Neely (16), Mary Catherine (14), and Caroline (9). The family will receive friends on Saturday at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Sunday at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Arrangements by:

Dilday-Carter Funeral Home

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Published in The Commercial Appeal from June 16 to June 17, 2017
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