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Vernon "Pete" McNeill

September 15, 2021

Obituary

Mr. Vernon "Pete" McNeill, son of the late Danny James McNeill and Sally Mae Smith McNeill was born  December 19, 1938 in Wagram, NC.  He slipped into a peaceful rest at home on September 15, 2021.

At an early age he confessed Christ.  He was educated in the Scotland County School System.  After high school Vernon then went to New York to live and work and was employed with Diego Beekman Housing in the Bronx for many years.  In 2008 Vernon retired and moved to Lumberton, North Carolina with his wife Yvonne.  They made their place of worship First McDonald Baptist Church.  In his free time he loved to ride his motorcycle and work on cars.  He loved people and without hesitation always willing to give a helping hand.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 52 years Yvonne Atkinson McNeill; his siblings Ida Harris, Asie Lee McLaurin, James McNeill, Willie McNeill, Leland McNeill, Alexander McNeill Daniel McNeill and Nathaniel McNeill.  

Surviving to cherish his precious memories are his loving daughter Vernette Blume (Jerome) , three sons Keith William, Marcel Williams (Tankea)  and Larry Moore; Grandchildren: Mynasia  McNeil Zaire  Wiliams, Meyaira Waddle, Chyna Williams, Bryana Elan and Terry Williams, a very special great great great neice LaQuadeyah Hair,  a God daughter Quiana Graham  and a host of other nieces, nephews family and friends.

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Services

Viewing
Sunday
September 19, 2021

12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
First McDonald Church
197 Boyce Road
McDonald, NC 28340

Graveside Service
Sunday
September 19, 2021

1:00 PM
First McDonald Church
197 Boyce Road
McDonald, NC 28340

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